State of MI – Feb 25th COVID Town Hall and Updates

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.

https://www.michigan.gov/coronavirus/0,9753,7-406-98178_103214-549767–,00.html

Help with signing up for Vaccine Appointments

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

https://www.michigan.gov/documents/coronavirus/1.29.21_Michigan_Vaccine_Strategy_FINAL_714811_7.pdf

Goals:

  • 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

517.483.4477 | hrscgeneral@lansingmi.gov