Last updated: August 2, 2022 at 8:35 a.m.

Parents/caregivers can book for children 6 months to under 5 years of age to receive a pediatric COVID-19 vaccine at any of the City-run clinic locations below except Metro Hall. Appointments are available through the provincial booking system. Walk-in vaccinations are not available for this age group at City-run clinics.

 

Masking is required at City-run clinics. Clinic Locations information below includes hours, location, parking and accessibility details. Use the TTC Trip Planner to find directions to City-run clinics.

City-run clinics are open on a weekly schedule for booked appointments and walk-in visits. Vaccinations for children 6 months to under 5 years of age are by appointment only and are offered at all locations except Metro Hall.

  • Metro Hall and Crossroads Plaza: Monday to Thursday, noon to 6 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (closed Friday & Saturday)
  • Cloverdale Mall, Mitchell Field Community Centre and 1940 Eglinton Ave E: Tuesday to Friday, noon to 6 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (closed Sunday & Monday)
  • Thorncliffe Park Community Hub: Monday to Friday, noon to 6 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Pfizer, Moderna and Novavax vaccines are available at City-run clinics. First, second, third and fourth doses are available for eligible groups.

Residents can book an appointment online or call the Provincial booking system at 1-833-943-3900 (TTY 1-866-797-0007). Novavax vaccine appointments can only be booked through the Toronto Public Health booking site.

A health card is not needed, however individuals must bring some form of identification. Acceptable forms of identification include government-issued ID (including non-Canadian and expired documents) such as a driver’s licence or passport, a piece of mail with your name on it, a pay stub or a student card.

First Nations, Métis and Inuit individuals, including non-Indigenous partners and household members, are encouraged to contact Indigenous-supported clinics.

Students in grades 7 to 12 can book for school-based vaccination appointments (Hepatitis B, HPV and Meningococcal vaccines) being offered at City-run clinics.

Metro Hall

Hours: Monday to Thursday, noon to 6 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (appointment or walk-in). Appointment availability is in the Provincial booking system, including for any adjusted days/hours that may apply.

Address: 214 Wellington St. W., Main Floor

Use the Metro Hall entrance accessible from the north side of Wellington St., east of John St.

(View map of clinic location at Metro Hall)

Accessibility: This clinic location is accessible. Please bring all required mobility devices with you. From the main floor of Metro Hall, clinic access is via an accessibility elevator or a short flight of stairs.

A health card is not needed; a person need only attend the clinic with some form of identification.

Parking: Metro Toronto Convention Centre’s North Parking at 4 Simcoe Street (just south of Front Street) offers one hour of free parking to those visiting the Metro Hall clinic. Paid parking is available immediately east of Metro Hall in the Metro Centre parking garage on Wellington Street.

Crossroads Plaza

Hours: Monday to Thursday, noon to 6 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (appointment or walk-in). Appointment availability is in the Provincial booking system, including for any adjusted days/hours that may apply.

Address: 2625 Weston Rd.

(View map of clinic location within Crossroads Plaza)

The clinic is located near The Brick and Canadian Tire, at the north end of the parking lot. The clinic entrance is at ground level, facing the parking lot.

Accessibility: This clinic location is accessible. Please bring all required mobility devices with you.

A health card is not needed; a person need only attend the clinic with some form of identification.

Parking: Free parking is available at Crossroads Plaza. Parking at the north end of the parking lot is closest to the clinic.

Cloverdale Mall

Hours: Tuesday to Friday, noon to 6 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (appointment or walk-in). Appointment availability is in the Provincial booking system, including for any adjusted days/hours that may apply.

Address: 250 The East Mall

The clinic is located at the north end of mall (in the previous Target store location). Enter the clinic via the exterior entrance only.

(View map of clinic location within Cloverdale Mall)

Accessibility: This clinic location is accessible. Please bring all required mobility devices with you.

A health card is not needed; a person need only attend the clinic with some form of identification.

Parking: Free parking is available at the mall. Parking at the north end of the mall is closest to the clinic.

Mitchell Field Community Centre

Hours: Tuesday to Friday, noon to 6 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (appointment or walk-in). Appointment availability is in the Provincial booking system, including for any adjusted days/hours that may apply.

Address: 89 Church Ave.

The clinic is located on the east side of the building in the gym. Please enter through the Community Centre main entrance.

(View map of clinic location within Mitchell Field Community Centre)

Accessibility: This clinic location is accessible. Please bring all required mobility devices with you.

A health card is not needed; a person need only attend the clinic with some form of identification.

Parking: 

  • Parking is located on the east side of the Community Centre.
  • Parking is limited so please park for only as long as it takes to complete the vaccination process.

1940 Eglinton Ave E (Warden & Eglinton)

Hours: Tuesday to Friday, noon to 6 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (appointment or walk-in). Appointment availability is in the Provincial booking system, including for any adjusted days/hours that may apply.

Address: 1940 Eglinton Ave. E., 2nd floor

(View map of clinic location at 1940 Eglinton Ave E)

Accessibility: This clinic location is accessible. Please bring all required mobility devices with you.

A health card is not needed; a person need only attend the clinic with some form of identification.

Parking: Free parking is available in front of and behind the building.

Thorncliffe Park Community Hub

Hours: Monday to Friday, noon to 6 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (appointment or walk-in). Appointment availability is in the Provincial booking system, including for any adjusted days/hours that may apply.

Address: 45 Overlea Blvd.

(View map of clinic location within East York Town Centre)

The clinic is located at the east end of the East York Town Centre shopping mall. Enter the mall through Entrance 6 and take the escalator or elevator to the second floor.

Accessibility: This clinic location is accessible. Please bring all required mobility devices with you.

A health card is not needed; a person need only attend the clinic with some form of identification.

Parking: Free parking is available in the shopping mall parking lot. Park near Entrance 6 at the east end of the mall.

All City-run clinics are able to offer accommodation. Each clinic has parking near the entrance, ramps, elevators, and wheelchairs. Staff are also on site at each clinic to support as necessary. Clients who need a care provider or service animal with them will be accommodated. There are also privacy rooms available upon request.

If you require an accommodation, alert a staff member upon arrival or at any time while at the clinic.

Vaccine Clinic Accommodation Request

You may also request an accommodation ahead of your appointment by filling out the Vaccine Accommodation Survey. You will be asked the date and time of your vaccination appointment, and a public health nurse will contact you within two business days to confirm the details of your request.

Request an Accommodation

Examples of accommodations we can provide include:

  • The use of a private area in the clinic to receive the vaccine
  • Using a guide to help navigate the clinic
  • Access to a cot to lie down after you have received the vaccine
  • Access to ASL interpretation (at least 48 hours’ notice required)

If you need assistance filling out the survey or requesting accommodation please call Toronto Public Health at 416-338-7600 (TTY: 416-392-0658).

The City of Toronto will not tolerate abusive or aggressive behaviour at its immunization clinics. The City is committed to promoting respectful conduct, tolerance and inclusion in all of its workplaces.

Staff are working diligently to help bring an end to this pandemic by administering vaccines that will protect residents, their loved ones and the most vulnerable people in our city.

Anyone who engages in abusive or aggressive behaviour will be asked to leave the clinic.

Before you go to the clinic:

  • If you have a fever or COVID-19 symptoms, please get your vaccine at a later date, when you are feeling better
  • If you have been advised to self-isolate because you were in close contact with someone who has COVID-19, please get your vaccine at a later date, when your isolation period is over
  • If you received a Canada approved first dose outside of the province, please ensure this is documented through Toronto Public Health’s online portal before getting your second dose.
  • Prepare for a short wait that may include time lining up outdoors
  • Review information about the clinic you are visiting, including directions, parking and accessibility
  • Make sure that you eat before attending the clinic

What to bring:

  • Your OHIP card, if you have one
  • A health card is not needed, however individuals must bring some form of identification. Acceptable forms of identification include government-issued ID (including non-Canadian and expired documents) such as a driver’s licence or passport, a piece of mail with your name on it, a pay stub or a student card
  • If you are nervous about the vaccination, bring something to help distract you, such as a mobile device, headphones for music, or a book.
  • Your mobility device, if you use one
  • One support person, if needed
  • Face mask or covering
  • Wear comfortable, loose fitting clothing
  • Water

What to expect when you are getting your vaccine:

  • You must wear a face mask or covering at the immunization clinic
  • Clinic staff will answer any questions you may have and get your consent for the vaccination
  • Let the staff know if you’ve fainted in the past or are anxious about getting vaccinated
  • Let the clinic staff know immediately if you feel unwell at any point
  • You must stay at the clinic for 15 minutes after you receive the vaccine to monitor for any reactions
  • After 15 minutes, you will get a receipt confirming that you received the vaccine
  • The entire process will take about 30 minutes

Tips for a comfortable experience:

Needle fear is common in people of all ages, and some people may experience pain or discomfort when getting their vaccine because of the needle. Consider using the comfort, ask, relax, distract system to feel more comfortable when getting your vaccine:

  • Comfort: Find ways to be comfortable, such as wearing a short sleeve top and relaxing your arm
  • Ask: Ask questions so you can feel prepared
  • Relax: Find ways to keep yourself calm, such as taking deep breaths
  • Distract: Distract yourself by talking to someone or listening to music

After you receive your vaccine:

  • Continue to wear a mask, keep your distance, wash your hands often and stay home when you are sick
  • Let your health care provider know that you were vaccinated
  • If you have a reaction to the vaccine, call your health care provider or Toronto Public Health at 416-338-7600
  • Keep the receipt provided by clinic staff for your records.