COVID-19 Vaccine Resources

WHAT IS COVID-19?

COVID-19 is an infectious disease caused by a virus (SARS-CoV-2). It affects different people in different ways. Some people do not have any symptoms, while others can have symptoms that range from mild to extremely severe leading to hospitalization or death. Even people who do not have symptoms initially can experience long-term complications.

 

COVID-19 most often causes respiratory symptoms that feel like a cold or flu, but it can also harm other parts of the body.

VACCINATION

COVID-19 vaccines are effective at helping protect against severe disease and death. It is recommended that everyone ages 12 and up get vaccinated.

COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective. Everyone 12 years of age and older is now eligible for a free COVID vaccination.

Vaccines are available for EVERYONE at NO COST.

The different vaccines are:

  • Pfizer-BioNTech: available for people 12 years and older. It is 2 shots, the second shot given 3 weeks after the first.

  • Moderna: available for people 18 years and older. It is 2 shots, the second shot given 4 weeks after the first. 

  • Johnson & Johnson's Janssen: Available for those 18 years and older. It is 1 shot.