MIAMI (CBSMiami) – CVS Health and the NAACP are launching an effort to get people vaccinated.
The pharmacy is starting up clinics across Miami to make sure everyone, especially those living in minority communities have the chance to get their shot at an event in Miami Gardens today, the president of the Miami Dade chapter of the NAACP says access is key.READ MORE: Business Owners In South Florida Say They're Struggling To Get Employees Back To Work
“The access is very important. Initially, reports read that communities that were more fluid were getting access to the vaccine and very high rates than what happened within the Black community,” said Daniella Pierre.READ MORE: ‘Pretty Big Pay Package’: Broward School Board Negotiates $743K Exit Deal For Embattled Supt. Robert Runcie
CVS clinics will provide vaccinations at the YMCA of Allapattah family branch, Charles Hadley Park, and Maximo Gomez Park.MORE NEWS: Pembroke Pines PD: 15-Year-Old Bicyclist Killed After Being Dragged Under Minivan For 30 Feet
You can make an appointment by calling this number 1-855-287-6789