Vaccination center in Dearborn adds appointments March 15-19 for those 50 and older with qualifying conditions; 65 and older welcome
Clinics made possible through a collaborative effort
DEARBORN, Mich. – Vaccination appointments are now open March 15-19 for people who are 50 and older with medical conditions or disabilities, as well as those 65 and older, and who live in Dearborn and six other communities.
The vaccinations are administered at the unified vaccine center overseen by the City of Dearborn at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center, 15801 Michigan Ave. Caregivers falling under state guidelines are also eligible.
Appointments are required and must be made online at www.cityofdearborn.org/covid
- The vaccination clinics will offer appointments from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 15-19. In addition, on Thursday, March 18, the clinic will be open until 8 p.m.
- Vaccines are for those who live in Dearborn Heights, Inkster, Redford, Allen Park, Garden City, Melvindale, and Dearborn.
- The vaccines are available for designated residents through a collaboration between the seven communities, with support from Wayne County.
- Vaccines are administered by the Fire Department. They are Moderna vaccines on March 15-17. They will be the one-dose Johnson and Johnson vaccine on Thursday, March 18, and Friday, March 19.
- Masks covering your mouth and nose are required to enter and remain in the building. People will be asked to show their I.D. and will be screened at the door. No walk-ins will be accepted.
- The communities are following the criteria established by Wayne County for who qualifies for a vaccination. Criteria may change rapidly.