LAFOLLETTE, TN (SPECIAL TO WLAF) – There is a new COVID-19 vaccine outreach program in East Tennessee including Campbell County. The program is a joint effort the East Tennessee Human Resource Agency (ETHRA), the Area Agency on Aging and Disability (AAAD) and the Tennessee Department of Health.

This program is for anyone over age 60 who needs a vaccine or booster. Those individuals may also need assistance with making an appointment, assistance with transportation and receiving the vaccine at home.

You are encouraged to contact Becky Pierce, Office on Aging Director, here in La Follette at 865.705.9675 or via email at

(WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 08/16/2022-6AM)