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Health Department Offers COVID-19 Vaccines At DeCastro Clinic On St. John

CRUZ BAY — The Virgin Islands Department of Health will offer COVID-19 vaccinations to residents on St. John from 8 a.m. to noon – beginning March 20 — on every Saturday through the end of April at the DeCastro Clinic.

Additionally, the Community Vaccination Center on St. Thomas has extended its hours and is open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

On St. Thomas, the Community Vaccination Center is at the Sports and Fitness Complex at the University of the Virgin Islands. On St. Croix, the Community Vaccination Center is at the Great Hall at UVI.

Vaccinations are available to any resident age 16 or older, and appointments can be scheduled through the VITEMA hotline at 340-777-8227. Individuals may also schedule their own appointments online by visiting the Department of Health at 

There are no barriers to getting vaccinated. There are accommodations being made for seniors and individuals with disabilities and being undocumented should not stop anyone from seeking the vaccine.

Anyone who thinks they may have contracted COVID-19 can call the Epidemiology hotline at 340-712-6299 or 340-776-1519. For more information, visit

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