Public Safety

COVID-19 Resources

Updated November 5, 2021
* indicates new information the week of this update


  • *Booster shot: Appointments for booster shots may be made for those who received their second Pfizer shot six months ago or more. To make an appointment and to find a location near you, visit leavingsiteicon 
  • *Initial shot: If you or your child aged 5-11 have not yet received your first vaccination:
    -Barre Town EMS at 9 McLaughlin Rd, Mondays or Thursdays, 3pm to 5pm. They will administer the one-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccine. No appointment needed, but if you cannot make these times, you may also call Barre Town EMS at 802-476-3147 for an appointment at a different time.
    -Find a walk-in clinic near where is most convenient for you: leavingsiteicon. Note that Barre Town EMS and Waterbury EMS are hosting daily clinics at Berlin Mall.

General Information

For Individuals and Households
  • Renters: Need help paying past due utility bills because of COVID-19?  The Department of Public Service can help eligible Vermont residential renters. You do not need to be late on your rent to apply.  Find out more at leavingsiteicon
  • Unemployment: Out of work due to COVID-19? The federal and state governments have expanded unemployment benefits. You can apply for benefits online now to ensure that you receive information when it is available.
  • Sexual and Domestic violence: Member organizations of the Vermont Network Against Domestic and Sexual Violence continue to provide a range of services to those who need it. The local member is Circle Vermont: leavingsiteicon