Beginning Feb. 18, additional groups now eligible for vaccination

Beginning February 18th additional groups now eligible for vaccination
    • Starting tomorrow, Thursday, February 18, people age 65 and older, residents and staff in low-income and affordable senior housing, and people with two or more certain medical conditions will be eligible for vaccination. For a complete list of conditions, please visit www.mass.gov/covidvaccine.

    • The vaccination clinic at Berkshire Community College will be held from 2-7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18 and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 20.

    • To make an appointment, please visit getvaccinatedberkshires.org and click the “Make an Appointment” button to find the location closest to you. Pre-registration is required for all clinics. Proper identification is needed to show proof of age.

    • PLEASE NOTE: For members of these groups, please select the 75+ age group eligibility until the 65year old option is available in the PrepMod registration system

    • You will NOT need copies of medical records or a note from your doctor or health care provider to confirm you are eligible for these groups.

    • You can complete the state’s attestation form to confirm your eligibility to receive a COVID-19 vaccination in the current prioritization phase at https://www.mass.gov/.../covid-19-massachusetts...

    • Regarding transportation, AdLib, in collaboration with County Rainbow Taxi (CRT) is now offering free transportation to Berkshire County residents with disabilities only. If interested, please call AdLib’s Warm Line at 413-281-7328. Names of eligible residents will be given to CRT to expedite the scheduling process. Eligible residents will schedule their ride with CRT after he/she has confirmed a vaccination appointment.