Current Massachusetts reopening information based on DPH guidelines: Reopening Massachusetts | Mass.gov
COVID-19 vaccine information:
We continue to encourage residents to seek vaccination appointments. The vaccine is free for all; you do not need insurance or an ID to be eligible, and there are many walk-in sites available. If you are interested in a vaccine you can find a location near you through this website: COVID-19 vaccination locations | Mass.gov . You can also reach out to the Southborough Board of Health at 508-281-8983 for help scheduling an appointment for your COVID-19 vaccine.
If you believe you need an in-home vaccination, please contact the In-Home Vaccination Central Intake Line at (833) 983-0485. For questions about the eligibility of an in-home vaccination you can call the Board of Health or click here. Anyone who is unable to get to a vaccination site is potentially eligible for an in-home vaccination.
COVID-19 boosters are now being offered for Massachusetts residents who recieved the Pfizer vaccine. Here is the list of people currently eligible:
CDC recommends that the following groups should receive a booster dose of Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine at least 6 months after completing their Pfizer-BioNTech primary vaccine series:
- People aged 65 years and older
- Residents aged 18 years and older in long-term care settings
- People aged 50–64 years with underlying medical conditions
CDC recommends that a booster dose of Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine should be made available so that the following groups may receive a booster dose of Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine at least 6 months after completing their Pfizer-BioNTech primary vaccine series, based on their individual benefits and risks:
- People aged 18–49 years with underlying medical conditions
- People aged 18–64 years at increased risk for SARS-CoV-2 exposure and transmission because of occupational or institutional setting
If you are unsure if you qualify or have a question concerning Pfizer boosters, please don’t hesitate to reach out to the Southborough Health Department at 508-281-8983.
Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Southborough
Vaccinations in Southborough as of October 12, 2021
|Age Group||Population||% of Town Population||Individuals with at least one dose||Fully Vaccinated|
|12 -15 Years||>95%||>95%|
|16 - 19 Years||2,488||25%||>95%||>95%|
|20 - 29 Years||916||9%||>95%||>95%|
|30 - 49 Years||2,070||21%||>95%||>95%|
|50 - 64 Years||2,579||27%||92%||86%|
|65 - 74 Years||995||10%||89%||82%|
|75 + Years||662||7%||>95%|
Massachusetts residents are urged to use 2-1-1 for information, resources, and referrals regarding COVID-19. Operators are staffing this hotline 24/7 and translators are available in multiple languages. Residents with questions can dial 2-1-1 from any landline or cellphone, or use the live chat option on the Mass 2-1-1 website (mass211.org).