Your COVID-19 Vaccine
COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective.
Everyone 12 years of age and older is now eligible to get a COVID-19 vaccination.
Learn about the different vaccines available.
Search vaccines.gov, text your zip code to 438829, or call 1-800-232-0233 to find COVID-19 vaccine locations near you.
What You Need to Know
COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective at preventing COVID-19 disease, especially severe illness and death.
COVID-19 vaccines reduce the risk of people spreading the virus that causes COVID-19.
You may have side effects after vaccination. These are normal and should go away in a few days.
It typically takes 2 weeks after vaccination for the body to build protection (immunity) against the virus that causes COVID-19. You are not fully vaccinated until 2 weeks after the second dose of a 2-dose vaccine or 2 weeks after a single-dose vaccine.
Learn how to find a COVID-19 vaccine so you can get it as soon as you can.
After you are fully vaccinated, you can resume activities that you did before the pandemic. Learn more about what you can do when you have been fully vaccinated.
Find COVID-19 Vaccine Near You
Find a COVID-19 Vaccine: Search vaccines.gov, text your ZIP code to 438829, or call 1-800-232-0233 to find locations near you in the U.S.
There are several ways you can look for vaccination providers near you in the United States.
Visit Vaccines.gov to find vaccination providers near you. In some states, information may be limited while more U. S. vaccination providers and pharmacies are being added. Learn more about COVID-19 Vaccination Locations on Vaccines.gov.
Text your ZIP code to 438829 or call 1-800-232-0233 to find vaccine locations near you in the United States.
Check your local pharmacy’s website to see if vaccination appointments are available. Find out which pharmacies are participating in the Federal Retail Pharmacy Program.
Contact your state health department to find additional vaccination locations in the area.
Check your local news outlets. They may have information on how to get a vaccination appointment.