February 17, 2023 Contact: James J. Wilusz
For Immediate Release Executive Director of Public Health
$75 Gift Cards Available in South County for those getting their COVID Booster Shot
Residents 5 years old or older are eligible to receive a $75 gift card to Stop and Shop, Cumberland Farms, Target or Walmart between February 21st and March 31st for getting their COVID Booster shot at the Southern Berkshire Public Health Collaborative’s ongoing clinics, while supplies last.
Appointments are required and there are slots available most weekdays 10-4 and some Saturdays 9- noon at the Tri Town Health office located in the Airoldi Building located at 45 Railroad Street in Lee.
Vaccines eligible for the $75 gift card include Pfizer Bivalent COVID Boosters for ages 5 and older. Flu vaccinations also will be available for ages 6 and older but are not eligible for the gift cards. All vaccines are no cost to patients, although it is asked that participants bring your insurance card and COVID card, if applicable.
These $75 gift cards are being provided by the MA GetBoosted program in accordance with the Vaccine Equity Initiative, which works with rural communities to increase vaccine acceptance and access.
Appointments are required and can be made by going to https://home.color.com/vaccine/register/tritown. People needing assistance with registration or who have questions about how to get their primary series of COVID vaccinations or can contact Jill Sweet at 413 717 7209. Further information on this program can be found at www.sb-phc.org