COVID-19 Vaccine

COVID-19 Vaccine: Safe, Effective, Free

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Get the Facts
COVID-19 Vaccine

All individuals 6 months of age and older that reside in the United States are eligible to receive the vaccine. New Yorkers should continue to wear a mask where appropriate and follow all other health guidelines.

FDA fact sheets for recipients and caregivers on each vaccine are available: Pfizer-BioNTech/CominartyModernaJohnson & Johnson; Novavax.

COVID vaccines are widely available at pharmacies, local health departments, clinics, Federally Qualified Health Centers and other locations across the state. 

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Boosters are Widely Available
Get Your Booster Shot
New Yorkers 5 years and older are eligible for the updated bivalent COVID-19 boosters at least two months after their previous booster or primary vaccine series.

COVID-19 Vaccines for Children and Adolescents
Help Your Child Get Vaccinated

The COVID-19 vaccine is safe, effective and will help protect babies, toddlers, and children ages 6 months – 17.
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The COVID-19 Vaccine for Pregnant New Yorkers

CDC and NYSDOH encourage all pregnant New Yorkers, lactating New Yorkers, or those looking to get pregnant to get the COVID-19 vaccine. 

COVID-19 Vaccine for Pregnant New Yorkers

New York State COVID-19 Vaccination Hotline
1-833-NYS-4-VAX (1-833-697-4829)
The COVID-19 Vaccination Hotline is open 8AM - 5PM, Monday - Friday, to help New Yorkers determine if they are eligible and schedule vaccination appointments.
COVID-19 Vaccine Program Task Forces
Clinical Advisory Task Force

New York’s independent COVID-19 Vaccine Clinical Advisory Task Force, comprised of leading health experts, was formed to provide an additional level of review to help build public trust in COVID-19 vaccines. Learn more about the Clinical Advisory Task Force.

Vaccine Equity Task Force

New York's Vaccine Equity Task Force was established to break down barriers to vaccination and ensure there is equitable distribution of the vaccine across the state, leaving no community behind. Learn more about the Equity Task Force.

COVID-19 DATA in New York
Find COVID-19 data sources related to testing, hospitalization, fatalities, vaccination, and a variety of other topics