June 1: COVID Vaccination Clinic at Friendship Chapel Baptist Church

A COVID Vaccination Clinic at Friendship Chapel Baptist Church (FCBC), 237 Friendship Chapel Roadon Tuesday, June 1, from 3-7 p.m. will complement the new vaccination clinic at the Northern Regional Center (NRC) and bolster efforts to bring lifesaving COVID-19 shots to the Wake Forest community.

Appointments are required and available on a first come, first served basis for anyone 12 and over. To register for the June 1 clinic:

  • Visit the NC Vaccine Finder website at https://myspot.nc.gov
  • Scroll down to “Find a Vaccine Provider Now,” and input “Wake Forest” or “27587”
  • Scroll down (on the left of the map) to Friendship Chapel Baptist Church, and click on “Submit Now”
  • Scroll through the questions: Language > Eligibility > Calendar (to June)  
  • Select a time on June 1 that fits your schedule
  • Include all required demographic information

For more information about the June 1 clinic at FCBC, email James Grant at jamesjag00@gmail.com

The vaccination site at NRC, 350 E. Holding Ave., offers free vaccines five days a week, including evening and weekend hours according to the following schedule:

·         Sunday – Closed

·         Monday – 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

·         Tuesday – 12:30-7:30 p.m.

·         Wednesday – Closed

·         Thursday – 12:30-7:30 p.m.

·         Friday – 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

·         Saturday – 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Vaccine appointments are available at the NRC for anyone 12 and older, and usually only take a half hour, including the 15-minute observation period after the shot. Anyone can get an appointment by going to WakeGov.com/vaccine or by calling our 24-hour vaccine hotline at 919-250-1515. After answering a few questions, you can immediately access the appointment schedule for convenient appointment slots. 

Free transportation to Northern Regional Center is available via the Wake Forest Loop – a local circulator for residents wishing to travel within Wake Forest and a portion of the Wakefield community. For more information, including the weekly schedule, visit www.wakeforestnc.gov/transportation/bus-service.

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