We received the following information about COVID-19 resources from Lansing’s Human Relations and Community Services (HRCS).
Town Hall with Minority Communities – Feb. 25, 4-5 pm – SPREAD THE WORD!
The State of Michigan will host a series of virtual town halls about the COVID-19 vaccine through Facebook Live on the MDHHS Facebook page. Residents will have an opportunity to hear about the safety, efficacy, and importance of the COVID-19 vaccine for safely opening Michigan.
Help with signing up for Vaccine Appointments
- Coronavirus – Michigan residents have multiple options for vaccine sign-up
- Residents who don’t have Internet access or who struggle to use a computer can call the COVID-19 Hotline at 888-535-6136, Mon through Fri from 8 am to 5 pm
- Residents who do not have reliable internet access, can call 2-1-1 for help with scheduling at vaccination clinics.
What to know about vaccine scheduling –https://www.michigan.gov/coronavirus/0,9753,7-406-98178_103214_104822_104824-548798–,00.html
Michigan Vaccine Strategy
- 70% of Michiganders age 16 and up are vaccinated as soon as possible
- 90% of dosages received are administered within 7 days of arrival
- 95% of people get their second dose of vaccine within the expected time frame
- There is no disparity in vaccination rates across racial and ethnic groups or by social vulnerability index
- No Michigander should have to drive more than 20 minutes to reach a vaccination site
Human Relations and Community Services (HRCS)
124 W. Michigan Avenue, 4th Floor
Lansing, Michigan 48933
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