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COVID-19 Vaccination Information

New York is currently in Phase 1B of the COVID-19 vaccination program.  Everyone 65 and older is eligible to get the vaccine.  In addition, those with certain underlying health conditions are eligible.  If you are a First Responder or Support Staff for First Responders, a member of a local Fire Service, a teacher or employee at a school, an employee of a Childcare agency, you are also eligible.  For a full list of eligibility refer to:

https://covid19vaccine.health.ny.gov/phased-distribution-vaccine#phase-1a---phase-1b

 

Here is a list of links that you can use to find and schedule an appointment to get the vaccine

 

NYS Vaccine Appointment link: 

https://am-i-eligible.covid19vaccine.health.ny.gov

 

New York State Vaccination Hotline at 1-833-NYS-4VAX (1-833-697-4829) for more information on making appointments at state-run sites. The hotline is open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

 

Nassau County Link: 

https://vaccine.nassaucountyny.gov

 

Suffolk County Link: 

https://www.suffolkcountyny.gov/vaccine

 

Northwell Link: 

https://www.northwell.edu/coronavirus-covid-19/vaccine

 

Stony Brook Link: 

https://www.stonybrookmedicine.edu/patientcare/COVID-19_vaccine_info

 

Southampton Hospital:

https://southampton.stonybrookmedicine.edu/COVID19VaccinationInfo

 

CVS link:

https://www.cvs.com/immunizations/covid-19-vaccine?icid=cvs-home-hero1-link2-coronavirus-vaccine

 

Walgreens:

https://www.walgreens.com/topic/promotion/covid-vaccine.jsp?ban=covid_vaccine_brandstory_tile_Jan2021

 

We strongly encourage everyone to get the vaccine as soon as possible.  Remember that even if you have gotten the vaccination you still need to use the face covering and maintain social distancing.

 

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