Pioneer Place resident Joan Ash receives the Covid vaccine during a clinic held in December of 2020 at the local care facility. (The Enterprise/Pat Caldwell).

NYSSA - Valley Family Health Care is holding a vaccine clinic Thursday, Aug. 19, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Nyssa High School.

No appointment is necessary, and the Pfizer vaccine will be made available to those over the age of 12. 

There will be another clinic on Friday, Aug. 20, in Ontario, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the Ashley Furniture HomeStore parking at Westpark Plaza. Additional dates and locations are listed on their website at vfhc.org. 

The vaccine is safe and effective at preventing serious illness and death as a result of Covid and the Delta variant, according to local, state and national health experts.  

The Malheur County Health Department also has a list of places to make an appointment to get vaccinated on their website.

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