COVID-19 Vaccine

Vaccination Update

Residents age 65 and older are eligible to schedule their COVID-19 vaccination appointment. Vaccination appointments can be scheduled at the State-Run Vaccination Sites in Providence or Cranston by visiting  vaccinateRI.org or through Select Local Pharmacies. If you are 75+ and have pre-registered with Bristol, your name will remain on our list. As supplies become available, a town representative will contact you to schedule your vaccination appointment at the Town-Run Vaccination Site.

The Town of Bristol is partnering with the Rhode Island Department of Health to distribute the COVID-19 vaccine to local residents in a safe, efficient manner.

As more information becomes available, the Town will be providing key updates on this page.


Four Ways To Get Vaccinated

01

State-Run Vaccination Sites

65+

02

Bristol-Run Vaccination Site

75+ Only

03

Select Local Pharmacies

65+

04

In-Home Vaccinations

Homebound Residents Only
Expected to begin the week of 03/01/2021


Learn more about the three vaccination distribution channels below.


How do I register for a vaccination appointment?

Did you already pre-register for Bristol’s COVID-19 Vaccination Waitlist?

No problem! For residents age 75+ that already pre-registered with the Town of Bristol, your name will remain on our list. If you decide to receive the COVID-19 vaccination elsewhere, just call the Parks & Recreation Senior Services Office at 401-253-1611 and they will have your name removed from Bristol’s waitlist.

01

State-Run Vaccination Sites

By appointments only. Currently scheduling for 65+.

  • When: Vaccination appointments can now be scheduled online or by phone.
  • Where: The State will be offering vaccinations by appointment only. Parking information and directions for the locations can be found here.
    • Locations:
      • 100 Sockanosset Cross Road, Cranston RI 02920
      • Dunkin Donuts Center, 1 La Salle Square, Providence, RI 02903
  • How to Schedule: Eligible Rhode Islanders can sign up for appointments online and over the phone in English and Spanish. A person can schedule and consent to vaccination, in-person or by phone, for another person with verbal approval.
    • Online – Please visit www.vaccinateri.org/.
    • By Phone – The scheduling phone line is 844-930-1779.

Please Note: Residents who are eligible to receive the vaccine under the State’s current phase will be able to sign up for appointments. Appointments for the State-Run Vaccination Sites will be on a first-come first-served basis. Rhode Islanders can not walk in without an appointment and get vaccinated.

Schedule COVID-19 Vaccination Appointment

All residents 75+ can schedule their vaccination appointment online using the link below. Residents age 65+ can begin scheduling their vaccination appointments on 02/22/2021.

Vaccine Notification Interest List

If you are not yet eligible for vaccine, you can sign up at portal.ri.gov to be added to the vaccine interest notification list. If you need help being added to the vaccine interest notification list, call the automated phone line at 844-930-1779.


02

Bristol-Run Vaccination Site

75+ Only

The Town of Bristol is accepting pre-registrations for residents age 75+ for the COVID-19 vaccine. As vaccines become available, the Town of Bristol will contact residents on the waitlist to schedule their first COVID-19 vaccination appointment.

Residents age 75+ interested in being placed on the town’s vaccination waitlist can register in two different ways:

  1. By Phone – To register by phone, residents can call the Parks & Recreation Senior Services Office at 401-253-1611 Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:30 AM-3:30 PM. If the phone line is busy, please leave a message with your contact information and a staff member will call you back.
  2. OnlinePlease see below.
Age 75+ Waitlist

The COVID-19 Vaccination Waitlist for Bristol’s vaccination site is now open to residents age 75+.


Additional information and FAQs on the Bristol-Run Vaccination Site can be found below.


03

Select Local Pharmacies

By appointments only. Currently scheduling for 65+.


04

In-Home Vaccinations

Homebound Residents Only
Expected to begin the week of 03/01/2021

On Thursday, February 18th, 2021, the State of Rhode Island launched a survey tool to collect information from homebound individuals who are seeking in-home COVID-19 vaccinations.

If you are unable to leave home to receive COVID-19 vaccination, or are the healthcare provider or family caregiver of someone who is homebound, please inform RIDOH through the following form: bit.ly/homeboundvax.

In-home vaccination appointments are expected to be scheduled beginning the week of March 1st, 2021.



News & Announcements


When will I be eligible to get the COVID-19 vaccine?

Bristol will be following the Rhode Island Department of Health’s distribution guidelines.


Bristol-Run Vaccination Site FAQs

Please Note: The information below is specifically for the Bristol-Run COVID-19 Vaccination Site.

Rhode Island Department of Health COVID-19 Vaccine Information