Public Safety

COVID-19 Resources

Updated January 25, 2022
* indicates new information the week of this update

Vaccinations

  • Initial shots: If you or your child aged 5-11 have not yet received your first vaccination, or second Pfizer or Moderna vaccination, you can visit:
    -Barre Town EMS walk-in clinic at 4 McLaughlin Rd, Mondays or Thursdays, 3pm to 5pm. No appointment needed. Those under the age of 18 must have a parent or legal guardian with them. If you cannot make these times, you may 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: https://www.healthvermont.gov/covid-19/vaccine/getting-covid-19-vaccine leavingsiteicon. Note that Barre Town EMS and Waterbury EMS are hosting daily clinics at Berlin Mall.

General Information

For Individuals and Households
  • Homeowners: Late on Your Bills Due to the Pandemic? The Vermont Housing Finance Agency (VHFA) is now accepting applications from Vermont homeowners who are behind on their housing expenses due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Funded through the Federal American Rescue Plan Act, the Vermont Homeowner Assistance Program provides grants for eligible Vermont homeowners for missed payments on their mortgage, utilities, including water/sewer, electricity, and home heating, as well as property taxes, and homeowner's or condominium association fees. The program is restricted to expenses related to a homeowner's primary home. Other eligibility criteria also apply. If applicants are approved, payments will be made directly to service providers. To learn more and apply, visit vermonthap.vhfa.org leavingsiteicon or call (833) 221-4208. 
  • Renters: The Vermont Emergency Rental Assistance Program (VERAP) was created to help renters dealing with financial challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic. For eligible households, the program offers rental and utility assistance to help Vermonters avoid eviction or loss of utility service. Find out more at https://erap.vsha.org/ leavingsiteicon
  • 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: https://www.circlevt.org leavingsiteicon