Catherine Street Vaccination Programme :
Registered patients in the following groups : 1. Over 70 years old 2. ‘ Very High Risk’ ( cohort 4 ) and 3. ‘ High risk ‘ ( cohort 7 ) have been vaccinated in Catherine Street over the past few months .
This has been a significant undertaking and has been a great success . However , if you are in one of the above vulnerable groups and remain unvaccinated please let us know.
HSE Portal :
Registration is now open for everyone from the age of 18 years old.
The vaccine is administered in the Vaccination Centre in WIT arena.
Choice of vaccine
Please see this link to the Booking Portal -> HSE Portal to book vaccine
OR – Phone -LoCall: 1850 24 1850
Pharmacists have started to vaccinate and can be contacted for an appointment – The vaccine you will be offered from Pharmacies is likely to be the Janssen ( one shot ) vaccine . A small number of Pharmacies are providing the Pfizer ( 2 shot ) Vaccine .
This is also a good option for people aged 18-34 and 50 or over .
What about young people 17 years old and younger ?
At the moment Pfizer / Biontech supply the only vaccine that is licensed for “very high risk” young people aged 16/17 years old.
Those 15 years old and younger are not eligible for vaccination as no vaccine has been licensed for this age group at this time in Ireland .
There is more information in the other news item on this site titled – ‘ Coronavirus 2021’.
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