Press Coverage: CPNRI Vaccination Clinic
Our client, the Community Provider Network of Rhode Island (CPNRI), has been holding vaccination clinics for the intellectual and developmentally disabled community in Rhode Island. We invited press to yesterday's clinic, and the response was tremendous.
Here's the coverage for the clinic from across Rhode Island media:
The Providence Journal, Kirkbrae Country Club hosts vaccination clinic Great interview with a caregiver and photos. Paywalled.
Providence Business News, COVID-19 vaccine clinic for the intellectually, developmentally disabled established at Kirkbrae Country Club Interviews and photos of the vaccinations. Paywalled.
WJAR (NBC10), Vaccine clinic serves people with intellectual, developmental disabilities This segment includes interviews with a constituent and a caregiver, and went out live on the 12 o'clock news. NBC10 reporter Christina Vitale spent most of the morning with us as well, arriving well before anyone else! Free with ads.
GoLocal LIVE, Community Provider Network of RI on Vaccination Site for People with Disabilities The day before, GoLocal interviewed CPNRI board president Michael Andrade, posting it live on social media channels, and then putting it on their website day-of. Free.
The Boston Globe, Rhode Islanders over age 75 can start signing up for COVID-19 vaccine at Walgreens starting Sunday The Globe included the clinic in a larger piece about when older Rhode Islanders will be able to sign up to receive their vaccines. Paywalled.
The Associated Press, State plans mass vaccination clinic at Dunkin' Donuts Center Like the Globe, the AP covered the clinic within an article about the State's wider plans for vaccinations. Free.
We also had coverage from WLNE (ABC6), WPRI (Channel 12/Fox), and UpriseRI, but we don't have links for those yet, we'll update when we find them.