VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Virginia Beach City Public Schools, in partnership with the Virginia Beach Department of Public Health, is hosting a series of COVID-19 and flu vaccine clinics at local elementary schools.
The two clinics will offer all three vaccines, including the smaller dose of the Pfizer vaccine for children 5 to 11 years old. Those 17 and under will need to be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
For individuals ages 12 and up who received a Pfizer COVID-19 two-dose vaccines, a booster shot is available at 5 months or more after their initial series. For Moderna, a booster is available at 6 months or more after the initial series.
Booster shots are also recommended for individuals 18 and older who received the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine and were vaccinated two or more months ago.
Appointments are encouraged; however, walk-ins will be accepted. Visit the links below to schedule your appointment time:
Tuesday, Jan. 18, 5:30 -7:30 p.m.
Glenwood Elementary School, 2213 Round Hill Drive
Thursday, Jan. 20, 5:30 -7:30 p.m.
Trantwood Elementary School, 2344 Inlynnview Road
Virginians who have not been fully vaccinated, or are eligible for booster doses, can visit vaccinate.virginia.gov or call 1-877-VAX-IN-VA (877) 829-4682 to find nearby vaccination clinics.
Those seeking to find or schedule a testing appointment can visit vase.vdh.virginia.gov/testingappointment.