COVID-19 Vaccines

Virginians 5 and older are eligible to get a COVID-19 vaccine. The information below will help you determine how to access a COVID-19 vaccine in your area.

Currently, there are three COVID-19 vaccines available in the United States:

  • Pfizer-BioNTech (5+ years old)
  • Moderna (18+ years old)
  • Johnson & Johnson (18+ years old)

All COVID-19 vaccines available in the U.S. are authorizedsafe, and reduce risk for severe illness and death. Click here to learn more about the vaccines, including booster shots for eligible populations.

How to Get a COVID-19 Vaccine:

  • Visit Vaccinate Virginia and use the VaccineFinder tool to find an appointment for a vaccine.
  • Alternatively, call 1-877-VAX-IN-VA (877-829-4682) to speak with someone, if you prefer to find an appointment by phone or have questions. It is available seven days a week, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Service is available immediately in English and Spanish, with real-time interpreter services available in more than 100 languages as needed.

Educational Materials:

  • The CDC updates this page regularly with information about COVID-19 and the COVID-19 vaccines.
  • Visit VDH’s COVID-19 Vaccine Education Toolkit for more information about how the vaccines were developed, approved, and manufactured, as well as differences between the approved vaccines. The toolkit also outlines what to expect when you get the vaccine. Some of the handouts are available in multiple languages and all are free to download.
  • Click here for additional information for health care providers.  
  • Click here for information about COVID-19 vaccines for teens and children.

Vaccination Data:

Last Updated on May 18, 2022