Latinx 1B Workers Encouraged To Get Vaccinated at Feb. 6 COVID-19 Event in Carpentersville

Latinx 1B Workers Encouraged To Get Vaccinated at Feb. 6 COVID-19 Event in Carpentersville

Health officials are encouraging frontline workers from the Latinx community who qualify under Phase 1B to pre-register for a COVID-19 vaccination and take part in a COVID-19 health-safety event Saturday in Carpentersville.

The Kane County Health Department in collaboration with the Illinois Department of Public Health COVID-19 Equity Team and the State Mobile Testing Team are presenting the community event from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, at La Alcancia Grocery Store, 651 Route 68 (Dundee Road) in Carpentersville.

Free COVID-19 vaccination will be available from noon to 6 p.m. for frontline workers who qualify under the 1B priority group only.

Pre-registration is required. Contact Maggie Rivera at 815-995-0300 or email mrivera@illinoismigrant.org.