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Greater Essex County District School Board
Building Tomorrow Together Every Learner, Every Day
Vaccination Update - May 3, 2021

GECDSB employees who normally work in-person (notwithstanding the provincial "stay at home" order):

We have just been notified from the CEO and Medical Officer of Health at the Windsor Essex County Health Unit on an exciting vaccination announcement: 

"As of Thursday May 6, 2021 all individuals that fall under the first group of essential workers who cannot work from home will be able to book an appointment for their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine through the WECHU website at or by calling the booking line at 227-773-2200.  As per the Ministry of Health guidance, this            group included educators, custodial, school bus drivers, and administrative staff that are currently working in-person and cannot perform duties remotely. 

Individuals booking online or by phone will be provided with instructions for their appointment, what to bring, and how to be prepared.  For more information, visit our frequently asked questions page

General questions regarding COVID-19 or vaccination can be answered by calling 2-1-1 or by visiting our website." 

Please use the above WECHU information to determine if you qualify for a vaccination.  It is not necessary to contact our Human Resources Department to confirm your eligibility nor will an eligibility letter from the board be issued