Third COVID-19 Doses Available for Some Albertans

Lisa C. COVID-19, Seniors, Updates

Third COVID-19 vaccine doses are now available for
  • Seniors in congregate care facilities
  • Albertans with eligible immunocompromising conditions.

Seniors living in congregate care will be eligible to receive their third dose approximately 5 months after their second dose. Residents will receive their third doses at their facilities and don’t need to book appointments.

Albertans with eligible immunocompromising conditions can receive their additional dose 8 weeks after their second dose. A list of qualifying conditions is available at

If you haven’t gotten vaccinated yet, appointments for first and second doses are still readily available through both pharmacies and Alberta Health Services. Book now at

Word of the Day:

Congregate: shared, communal