Avery County and the Avery County Health Department have announced COVID-19 vaccines are available for North Carolina residents 65 years or older, pre-K through 12th grade school employees, and daycare workers.

Vaccines will be given at the Agriculture Extension Center, at 661 Vale Road above Ingles in Newland, on Friday March 5 .

Appointments are necessary. 

THE CALL CENTER WILL BE AVIALABLE FROM 9:00AM TO 11:AM DAILY.

On vaccination day, please bring your insurance card and wear appropriate clothing for easy access to receive the vaccination in your upper arm. 

Masks are required. Call the Avery County vaccine call center (828-733-8273) for an appointment or more information.