CAMBRIDGE – The Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers (MAPS) and the Hobart Park Neighborhood Association (HPNA) will host a COVID-19 vaccination clinic at the DCR Artesani Park on Saturday, Aug. 28. The event will take place from 1 to 5 p.m. in the picnic area at 1255 Soldiers Field Rd., Boston, Mass.
Health Innovations, Inc., a health and human services organization partnering with MAPS, will administer the single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine to community members 18 and up.
Previous registration is not required, and those getting the vaccine will receive a $25 gift card to Market Basket or Stop&Shop. Walk-ins are encouraged, and parking is available at the park.
The organizations are inviting community members not yet vaccinated to attend the event. The vaccine is free for all, regardless of immigration status or lack of ID or health insurance. All services are provided in English, Portuguese, and Spanish, and interpreters for other languages will be available over the phone.