GATES COUNTY, N.C. (WAVY) — Health officials are offering free COVID-19 vaccines during an event later this month.

The vaccine event is slated for June 24 from 10 a.m. till 12 noon.

It will be held at the Gates County Public Health Department. Health officials will be administering Pfizer vaccines to anyone 12-year-old and above. Second free doses will be available at a follow-up event on July 15.

Free transportation will be available, but they must be scheduled in advance. To schedule a free ride, call (252) 357-4487.

For residents who cannot leave their home, health officials are also able to administer vaccines at your home. To schedule a home visit, call 919-227-3952 or 877-235-4210.