Oklahoma Care Vans Returning To Green Country For First Time Since March

Sunday, August 9th 2020, 8:52 pm
By: News On 6

TULSA, Okla. -

The Oklahoma Caring Foundation, Inc. announced that it will resume holding immunization clinics in Tulsa beginning Monday and will run through Saturday. The clinics are back in service for the first time since March.

The clinics were shut down five months ago due to concerns stemming from COVID-19. The foundation said it will adhere to all COVID-19 precautions and CDC guidelines to ensure the safety of parents and children during the immunizations.

Two mobile clinics will be available Monday at Union's 6th and 7th Grade Center (8 a.m. - 1 p.m., 10100 East 61st Street in Tulsa) and Nowata Public Schools (10 a.m. - 1 p.m. at 700 West Osage Avenue in Nowata). One clinic will be open from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday back at Union's 6th and 7th Grade Center.

Three mobile units will be available Wednesday. Sequoyah Middle School (2700 South Elm Place) will have a van from 9:30 a.m. to noon in Broken Arrow. Another van will visit Claremore Junior High (1915 North Florence Avenue) from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The third van Wednesday will visit Oneta Ridge Middle School (6800 East Quincy Place) from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. also in Broken Arrow.

Three more mobile units will hit the road Friday. Childers Middle School (301 East Tucson Street) in Broken Arrow will have a caring van on campus from 9:30 a.m. to noon. Mannford Public Schools (100 Green Valley Road in Mannford) will be visited from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Broken Arrow Public Schools (210 Main Street in Broken Arrow) will receive a visit from a mobile clinic between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.

The final stop will be Saturday at the Broken Arrow Back-to-School Bash (The Assembly Church, 3500 West New Orleans Avenue in Broken Arrow) between 9 a.m. and noon.

Immunizations will be offered on a first come, first serve basis.