Missed your 2nd dose of the vaccine? You can still get…

first_imgShare on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Photo by the CDC Tourist Development Tax collections received by Orange County for March 2021 were $17,632,300, a 26.9% decrease compared to March 2020From the Orange County NewsroomAccording to the Orange County COVID-19 news conference on Thursday, 46.17 percent of all Orange County residents 16+ have received at least one dose of the vaccine. (total 541,401), while 72.58 percent of Orange County residents 65+ have completed the vaccine series.MISSING your second dose?The Florida Department of Health in Orange County announced that if you have missed your second scheduled second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine (Pfizer and Moderna only), you are eligible to receive your second dose at any Federal Retail Pharmacy, state-supported, or federally-supported vaccination site in the state.It is important to remember to bring your vaccination card and the same brand of the second shot must be administered.If you are missing your second dose of Pfizer, they may visit any one of the four walk-up vaccination site, or the drive-thru vaccination site at Barnette Park.REMEMBER: Sign up for My Health Matters webinar before May 19In observance of Mental Health Awareness Month, the Orange County Clerk of Courts will host a free virtual “My Health Matters” webinar on Wednesday, May 19, 2021, from 6-8 p.m. to raise awareness about mental health. Recognizing the rise of anxiety, stress, and uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, we will share helpful resources available to Orange County residents.Featured topics and partners include:Mental Health Association of Central FloridaHeart of Florida United Way:Orange ConnectsMeditation Tips and TechniquesTo register for the webinar, visit https://bit.ly/3tTElwgFor information on free online resource for mental health providers, visit www.ocfl.net/OrangeConnects through Orange County’s Orange Connects program.TOURIST DEVELOPMENT tax collections dataOrange County Comptroller Phil Diamond announced that Tourist Development Tax (TDT) collections received by Orange County for March 2021 were $17,632,300, a 26.9 percent decrease compared to March 2020.For more information, visit the Office of the Comptroller’s website to read its news release.MORE ORANGE COUNTY UPDATESWALK-UP vaccine sites at four rec center locationsAccording to the Florida Department of Health in Orange County, vaccination operations at the Orange County Convention Center will be complete by Wednesday, May 19, 2021 (the site is only offering second doses).In the absence of the Convention Center, four recreation sites are now available. Each site will provide walk-up service from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday through Thursday, and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday through Sunday. Sites are closed on Monday. No appointment necessary. Pfizer vaccines offered.Goldenrod Park Recreation Center Gymnasium4863 N. Goldenrod Rd., Winter Park, FL 32792Meadow Woods Recreation Center Gymnasium1751 Rhode Island Woods Circle, Orlando, FL 32824South Econ Recreation Center Gymnasium3850 S. Econlockatchee Trail, Orlando, FL 32829West Orange Recreation Center Gymnasium309 SW Crown Point Rd., Winter Garden, FL 34787In addition, Barnett Park now serves as a drive-thru COVID-19 vaccination site. Barnett Park vaccinations operate seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. No appointment necessary. Pfizer vaccines offered.For more information on any of these sites, dial 3-1-1 or visit ocfl.net/VaccineSites.LAST FIRST DOSE – South Trail Branch libraryAs a reminder, the state-supported vaccination site at the South Trail Branch of the Orange County Library System has completed administering first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine today, Thursday, May 6, 2021. Following today, the site will only administer pre-scheduled second doses. The site will complete all second doses by Wednesday, May 26, 2021.For a list of additional vaccines sites, visit ocfl.net/Vaccine. TAGSAppointmentsCollectionsCOVID-19DosesMental Health Awareness MonthModernaMy Health Matters webinarNews ConferenceOrange County GovernmentPfizerSitesTourist Development TaxVaccinationVaccines Previous articleSen. Bracy’s push for college scholarships and a feature film on the Ocoee massacre of 1920 gets fundedNext articleCity Council supports proposal for Air Medical Base in Apopka Denise Connell RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR The Anatomy of Fear LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment!center_img Support conservation and fish with NEW Florida specialty license plate Free webinar for job seekers on best interview answers, hosted by Goodwill June 11 You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Please enter your name herelast_img

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