Latest from the Maine CDC about COVID-19 vaccine eligibility:

Read more about COVID-19 vaccinations in Maine at https://www.maine.gov/covid19/vaccines. There you will find a list of vaccine sites in Maine. If you need help scheduling an appointment, call the Maine COVID-19 Community Vaccination Line at 1-888-445-4111.

Eligible Now:

  • Anyone aged 16 and up is now eligible.
  • Minors aged 16 and 17 are currently only able to get the Pfizer vaccine and will need parental consent.

Do you Need Help Getting a Vaccine Appointment? – Healthy Peninsula and other community partners are providing help for those who do not have access or ability to navigate the sign-up process. Click here for more information and list of contacts.

If you are homebound, please call Eastern Area Agency on Aging at 800-432-7812 to discuss the possibility of receiving the vaccine at home.

Deer Isle Vaccination Clinic with the J&J one-dose, Thursday, May 13 at the Deer Isle Town Office, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. Call 348-2324, ext.16 or email deerislemanager@gmail.com to reserve your place.

Community Inspired • Partner Driven • Improving Health & Well-Being

Healthy Peninsula's primary purpose is to improve the health and well-being of the residents of the Blue Hill Peninsula, Deer Isle, and Stonington by mobilizing, supporting, and collaborating with community partners.

Serving the interests of all, from the tiniest newborns to our oldest community members, our work is based in challenges and needs defined by the communities themselves, and our three major initiatives implement proven strategies individualized to each community through programs, services, and networks informed by local voices.

Healthy Families

Early Childhood Community Planning Project, Family Resource Center, Early Childhood Interest Group, How Are the Children? Campaign

Healthy Eating

Magic Food Bus, Garden Camp, Senior Lunches, Healthy Snacks for Kids, Butterfly and Teaching Gardens

Healthy Aging

Community Paramedicine Project, Age Friendly Coastal Communities, Choices that Matter, The Unlonely Creative Circle Project

News from Healthy Peninsula

Our Testimony in Support of Early Childhood Educators

To the Committee on Innovation, Development, Economic Advancement and Business and to the Department of Education and Department of Labor Subcommittee: Regarding LD 1652 An Act To Build a Child Care System by Recruiting and Retaining Maine's Early Childhood Educators Workforce   We are members of Healthy Peninsula’s Healthy Families Initiative, aiming to promote community …