DHEC Provides Additional Information on Vaccine Scheduling for Those 70 and Older
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
January 12, 2021
COLUMBIA, S.C. — To provide additional information ahead of tomorrow, when those 70 and older can begin to schedule appointments to receive COVID-19 vaccine, please see below.
Beginning Wednesday, Jan. 13, those 70 and older can begin to schedule appointments to receive COVID-19 vaccinations at locations currently accepting vaccine appointments.
DHEC’s online map at scdhec.gov/vaxlocator will be live Wednesday, Jan. 13. This online map will show the locations currently accepting appointments for COVID-19 vaccine and the map will provide the contact information for scheduling appointments at those locations. The map itself is not a way to schedule an appointment.
Beginning Jan. 13, individuals can also call DHEC’s Care Line at 1-855-472-3432 for assistance in locating contact information for making an appointment. The Care Line can’t schedule an appointment but can help provide the phone numbers of locations offering vaccine appointments. For the latest COVID-19 vaccine updates and information, visit scdhec.gov/vaxfacts.
Appointments are going fast.
For those seniors who need assistance, please contact Dorothy Holland at: