As things continue to evolve with the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines and boosters, here are some important Virginia vaccine websites and resources. These websites are frequently updated based on new information so be sure to check them frequently for updates.
Waiver Validation Scam: 10/22/2021 VDH is warning people about an email scam that uses a copy of the Vaccinate Virginia logo and asks for a "Waiver Validation Update." This is a scam so if you receive this message, please notify your email provider and delete it right away.
► Booster Shots - Everyone 12 and older is eligible to get a COVID-19 booster shot now. Check out this site on a regular basis as updated information becomes available depending on whether you received the Pfizer, Moderna, or J&J vaccines.
► What About the Seasonal Flu Vaccine? - Check the CDC's Frequently Asked Influenza (Flu) Questions 2021-2022 Season for information about this year's flu vaccine and the seasonal flu and COVID-19.
► Virginia Vaccine Records - Use the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) COVID-19 Vaccination Record Request Portal to get your COVID-19 vaccine record. You can also obtain your vaccine record with QR code that can then be saved on your phone or printed on paper.
► CDC Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People - Learn how to protect yourself and others here
► CDC Information About Vaccine Side Effects - Learn about Possible Side Effects After Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine
Vaccine Resources & Tips
Be safe - Continue safe practices to prevent getting COVID-19 (i.e., wear your mask, stay distanced in certain situations).
Be patient... It may take time for the booster vaccines to roll out for everyone who is currently vaccnated. Continue to check the news and reliable websites for accurate information and resources.
For More Vaccination Information
- Benefits of Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine
- CDC COVID-19 Vaccine Resources
- What You Need to Know about Variants
- What to Expect During and After your Vaccine Appointment (CDC) PDF
- CDC COVID-19 Toolkit for Older Adults & People at Higher Risk
- Get Out the Vaccine for People with I/DD