Riverhead Town has obtained a further 300 COVID-19 vaccinations, in accordance to Supervisor Yvette Aguiar. The vaccinations will be out there to Riverhead Town residents solely, who’re age 60 and over, the supervisor mentioned.
The vaccinations will be distributed starting Friday, March 19 and Saturday, March 20, from 9 a.m. by means of 3 p.m. on the Riverhead Health Center, referred to as Sun River Health, on the Suffolk County Center on 300 Center Drive in Riverside, in accordance to Ms. Aguiar.
Pre-registration is required, and may be accomplished by cellphone at 1-631-727-3200 ext. 653 or ext. 290. Seniors may additionally pre-register in town web site at https://www.townofriverheadny.gov.
“I’ll proceed to advocate to the governor and the county govt for further vaccinations for Town of Riverhead seniors residents, essentially the most weak inhabitants bothered by the COVID-19 virus,” Ms. Aguiar mentioned in a press launch.
“I need to thank New York State and Suffolk County Executive (Steve) Bellone for their help.”
New York State can be opening a mass vaccination site Friday on the Stony Brook Southampton campus. Registration opened Wednesday morning for that web site.