News New guidance on COVID-19 vaccine from DCF for Congregate Care Programs

DCF has published information about COVID-19 vaccine appointments and informational webinars planned for this week to offer support and technical assistance to congregate care providers.

Vaccine appointments:


  • Wednesday, Jan. 20, 1:00 to 2:30pm: Handling and Administering the Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine for clinical staff who will be handling or administering COVID-19 vaccine. More here.
  • Thursday, Jan. 21, noon to 1:00 pm: Briefing on Mass Vaccination Sites by COVID-19 Response Command Center for all providers considering the mass vaccination site option to cover their staff and age-eligible residents. Register here.
  • Thursday, Jan. 21 7 p.m.: EOHHS Secretary Marylou Sudders hosts a COVID-19 Vaccine Town Hall For Home-Based Health Care Workers via telephone. More here.
  • Friday, Jan. 22 at 1:00 p.m.: Documenting COVID-19 Vaccine Doses for DCF Youth, Ages 16+, in the Virtual Gateway. DCF to issue more details soon.
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