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Sedgwick County hosts special COVID-19 vaccine clinic for children

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) β€” Sedgwick County hosted a special COVID-19 vaccine clinic for children on Thursday.

The clinic aimed to vaccinate children aged 5 to 11 and their parents.

Changes were made to the vaccine clinic, which was held at Sedgwick County’s main vaccine site, 223 S Main St, to help the children. Changes included privacy dividers and rewards for the children. The County also played Disney movies for the kids, and supplied Play-Doh and coloring books.

Parents were offered educational materials and limited edition T-shirts to have their child(ren) vaccinated.

Superheroes also made a special appearance at the clinic.

β€œIt was so much fun! The kids and all the patients and parents were so happy!” said Candace Marie, Sedgwick County supervisor and medical director.