Numerous COVID-19 Vaccines are available in Virginia and numerous organizations are clearly presenting information about how to get the protection. As of April 1, 2021 the Richmond and Henrico City Health District is vaccinating people in Phase 1c, which includes other essential workers. If you are a Phase 1c individual or employer, please pre-register for the vaccine at vaccinate.virginia.gov. You can learn more at the Richmond City/Henrico Virginia Department of Health District: vdh.virginia.gov/richmond-city
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⭐️ To register for a COVID-19 Vaccine, go to Virginia Department of Health COVID-19 Vaccination Response page. Virginia has a COVID-19 Vaccine Pre-Registration System. You can go to vaccinate.virginia.gov or call 877-VAX-IN-VA to pre-register for the vaccine and get clear, updated information. Language translation available TTY users dial 7-1-1. For more information visit : https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/covid-19-vaccine/
Vaccination Information for Virginians
- Find your eligibility phase in English and Spanish.
Please list your race/ethnicity when you sign up for your vaccine and on the day of your appointment. We ask because this helps to ensure fair and equitable vaccine access and distribution to all Virginians.
[Español: Asegúrese de incluir su raza y etnicidad cuando se registre para recibir la vacuna de COVID19 o el día de su vacuna. Su información ayudara a mantener acceso y distribución equitativa de la vacuna de COVID 19 a todas las comunidades en Virginia.]
- Virginia’s vaccine priority groups.
- Frequently asked questions for Virginia’s vaccine plan.
- Virginia’s COVID-19 vaccine timeline.
- Information for the general public, health care professionals, and the media.
- Call the VDH hotline 877-ASK-VDH3 (877-275-8343). Language translation services available.
- Si usted tiene alguna pregunta llámenos al 877-275-8343.
There are multiple umbrella websites where you can find out where vaccines are being distributed and how to register.
•The Center for Disease Control CDC Vaccine finder provides overall information about how to get the vaccine no matter where you are: https://vaccinefinder.org/
•National Public Radio has a webpage that explains How To Sign Up For A COVID-19 Vaccine In Your State
You can make a difference in many people’s lives by becoming a Virginia Medical Reserve Corps volunteer at COVID-19 vaccination clinics. Volunteers often get vaccines.
⭐️ For a lively and informative current discussion on how to navigate vaccine sites and protocols, check out the advice from Facebook group RVA Vaccination Hunters.
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