Testing and Vaccination
To schedule a COVID 19 Vaccination in Fitchburg:
On Friday May 14, 2021 there will be a mobile COVID vaccination clinic from 11-2PM at Fitchburg Place, 16 Prichard St. and from 3-7PM at the YMCA, 55 Wallace Ave. Click here for flyer. Walk-ins are welcome but we encourage pre-registering see the hot links below:
Fitchburg Place: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040B48AFAA28A5F58-fitchburg1
To be on a contact list:
To sign up to be notified of vaccination clinics conducted by the Fitchburg Board of Health you can submit a form here. This will allow the Board of Health to notify you as you become eligible for vaccination according to the state's phased release plan.
More vaccination options:
Care Well Urgent Care
380 John Fitchburg Highway
Fitchburg, MA 01420
You can receive your COVID 19 Vaccination at the Fitchburg Community Health Center, If you are an established patient at the CHC. Please contact your doctor’s office there to schedule your COVID 19 vaccination.
CVS Pharmacy is now administering the COVID-19 vaccine by appointment only. Please visit cvs.com/coronavirus for an updated location in Massachusetts.
COVID-19 Vaccination Plans and updates (NEW!) :
The City of Fitchburg Health Department (FHD) is following the Massachusetts Department of Public Health's (DPH) Vaccination Program and receives vaccine deliveries directly from DPH. Click the link below to access the plan details:
In January the FHD teamed with 10 communities of the Montachusett Public Health Network (MPHN) and arranged 4 COVID clinics for First Responders open to 10 cities and towns. 800 First responders were vaccinated during the week of January 11, 2021. FHD also led the charge in conducting 2nd dose clinics for first responders and conducted a drive-thru clinic at the Fitchburg Fire Dept. on North Street.
The FHD conducted first and second dose clinics in our housing facilities. 1st and 2nd dose clinics were held at Wallace Towers, CJ Durkin apts. at 50 Day St., and Anwelt Heritage Apts. The FHD has also conducted several clinics at the Fitchburg Senior Center and the Mall at Whitney Field in Leominster vaccinating our 75+, 65+, 55+, folks with co-morbidities, health care workers and teachers according to DPH vaccination plans.
FHD has also partnered with MOC to conduct several clinics targeted at our hard to reach folks as part of the 20 hardest hit communities initiative equity vaccinations as directed by DPH. FHD is now vaccinating in our schools, 16-18 year old students and their families FHD and have partnered with Yankee Line to conduct mobile clinics at the New Life Spanish Church at 63 Fairmount Street and will be conducting mobile clinics in Central Plaza (Water St.), Fitchburg Place (16 Prichard Street) and the YMCA (55 Wallace Ave.) FHD has vaccinated over 7500 individuals since January 2021.
More clinics to follow as vaccine is received.
COVID-19 Vaccination information regarding Fitchburg residents:
Take a look at the vaccination numbers in Fitchburg as of May 7, 2021. Click here to review the report