Released: May 3, 2022
The Delaware County Health Department will relocate its free COVID-19 vaccine clinics from the Watkins Avenue Senior Center in Upper Darby, and the Keystone First Wellness and Opportunity Center in Chester to the Department’s new clinic locations: the Delaware County Wellness Center in Yeadon, PA., and the DCHD- Chester Clinic in Chester, PA.
In partnership with Delaware County Council and the COVID-19 Task Force, the Keystone First Wellness and Opportunity Center in Chester began offering COVID-19 vaccinations on February 25, 2021. Since its opening, more than 14,000 vaccinations and boosters have been administrated at the Keystone First Wellness Center.
The Watkins Avenue Senior Center in Upper Darby began offering COVID-19 vaccinations on February 15, 2021, and has provided more than 300 vaccinations and boosters to residents.
“We are incredibly grateful to the community members and our partners at the Watkins Avenue Senior Center and Keystone First,” said Delaware County Health Department Deputy Director Lora Werner. “We are thankful to them for making these clinics a success and for contributing to the health and safety of our communities!”
Beginning on Thursday, May 5residents can receive a COVID-19 vaccination or booster at the newly renovated Delaware County Wellness Center located at125 Chester Avenue, Yeadon PA.,19050. Vaccinations will be available every other Thursday at the Wellness Center.
Beginning on Monday, May 9 residents can visit DCHD-Chester at 151 W. 5th Street, Chester PA., 19013 to receive a COVID- 19 vaccination or booster. Vaccinations and boosters will be available at DCHD-Chester every other Monday.
Walk-ins are welcome at each location and appointments can be scheduled via:
Residents are encouraged to learn more about the Delaware County Health Department by visiting: www.DelcoPa.gov/health
For more information and assistance, the Delaware County Health Department Wellness Line is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. In addition to responding to phone calls, the Wellness Line also responds to email inquiries.
Phone: (484) 276-2100 (Available 24/7)