Health and Wellness – Healthcare and Vaccination Access in the Pandemic

All 50 states have streamlined access to the COVID-19 vaccines, and vaccinations are free! Telephone and online tools make it easy to find nearby vaccine locations, with many sites accepting walk-ins. Age restrictions have been removed for ages 12 and older. For details use the Centers For Disease Control tool “Find Your Vaccine” on vaccines.gov

In Virginia, everyone age 12 or older is eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine now, with NO pre-registration required. Use the statewide hotline: 877-829-4682, or use the direct link Vaccinate.Virginia.gov for locations near you. Fairfax County residents may also use a dedicated pre-registration link here or Fairfax County hotline 703 324-7404. In suburban Maryland, Prince Georges County residents announcement in link: https://covidvaccinereg.princegeorgescountymd.gov/

A public health series, Heath Care and Vaccination Access was launched by Advocates For Citizen Access. Among the features are best practices for combatting the spread of COVID-19, and the impact by race and ethnicity in Virginia through March, 2021.