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300 vaccines to be administered March 4 at Ville Platte Civic Center

By appointment only
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Posted at 1:59 PM, Feb 26, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-26 15:02:26-05

300 COVID-19 vaccinations will be given on Thursday, March 4 at the civic center in Ville Platte.

LDH Region 4 says that those wishing to be vaccinated must have an appointment.

Vaccinations will be available only for those in the current eligibility group. Those include the following:

  • Persons 65 years of age or older
  • Dialysis patients
  • Persons 55-64 years with at least one of the following conditions:
    • Cancer
    • Chronic kidney disease
    • COPD
    • Down Syndrome
    • Heart Conditions
    • Immunocompromised from solid organ transplant
    • Obesity
    • Severe Obesity
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Smoking
    • Type 2 Diabetes
  • All pregnant persons regardless of age
  • Teachers and Support staff working on-site at K-12 schools or daycares
  • Frontline Healthcare Workers
  • Recipients of Home and Community Based Waiver Services
  • Professional Home Care Workers
  • Law Enforcement and other First Responders
  • Election workers assigned to work March/April election. Must carry a letter stating that they were selected to work election.

To make an appointment call 337-262-5311.

The Ville Platte Civic Center is located at 704 N Soileau Street in Ville Platte.

For more information on the COVID-19 vaccine or to find a vaccination location, visit the ldh website:

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