** If you have already received a booster dose (monovalent or bivalent) since September 1st 2022, you are considered to be up to date. Additional booster doses are not recommended at this time ***

Simpson's Pharmacy is providing the Pfizer Bivalent booster and Simpson's Apothecary is providing the Moderna Bivalent booster for adults over the age of 18.

Most people under the age of 65 are recommended to get their booster six months after their last dose or 6 months following a COVID-19 infection.

People at high risk of severe COVID-19 illness are strongly recommended to get their booster at a three-month interval, as we enter the fall/winter respiratory illness season.

High-risk groups include:-

  • Aged 65 or older
  • Live in a congregate care setting such as a long-term care home, Elder Care Lodge, retirement home, shelter or group home aged 12 or older
  • Immunocompromised aged 12 or older
  • Aged 12 or older and have an underlying medical condition that places you at high-risk of severe COVID-19, for example:
    • heart, kidney, or lung conditions
    • diabetes and other metabolic conditions
    • cancer
    • anemia or hemoglobinopathy
    • neurologic or neurodevelopmental conditions
    • a Body Mass Index (BMI) of 40 and over
  • Health care worker
  • Pregnant individual
  • Adult identifying as First Nations, Inuit, or Métis individual and non‐Indigenous household members
  • Adult in a racialized community and/or marginalized community disproportionately affected by COVID-19

Please add yourself to the waitlist at the location of your choice and we will contact you when we are able to offer you an appointment.

Please note that date and brand of your last dose are required when completing the waitlist form.

Booster dose wait list Pharmacy, Virgil

Booster dose wait list Apothecary, Niagara on the Lake


Other information

1. If you are looking for vaccination information for people under the age of 18 years or are booking for a first or second primary dose please contact the Provincial booking centre on 1 833 943 3900 or click the following link https://www.niagararegion.ca/health/covid-19/vaccination

2. If you received your last dose outside of the Province of Ontario, please contact Niagara Region Public Health to register your vaccine via the following link https://www.niagararegion.ca/health/covid-19/vaccination/reporting.aspx