Covid Vaccination Healthline team to support disabled people
Disabled people and whānau can call the Covid Vaccination Healthline on 0800 28 29 26 and select ‘2’ to receive tailored advice and support for getting vaccination appointments, including assistance for coordinating transport to and from the vaccination site and arranging any support and/or accommodations needed during the appointment.
You can also speak to this team about any concerns you may have about the interaction of the vaccination with your health condition.
A text service for this team will be launched next week - we'll include details in the next Information Exchange.
The Ministry for Health now have information about exemptions from mandatory vaccinations on their Covid 19: Exemptions from mandatory vaccination webpage.
There is an email address at the bottom of that page for any queries that you may have about vaccination exemptions, the information has been copied below for your convenience:
Find more about COVID-19 vaccination at COVID-19: Vaccine information for health professionals and on the Unite Against COVID-19 website.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for further information or to ask questions.