COVID-19 Vaccine

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Vaccine information is changing quickly – check back regularly for updates.

The FDA approved the first COVID-19 vaccine, Pfizer-BioNTech, for individuals 16 years of age and older. The vaccine continues under EUA for individuals 12 – 15 years of age and for a third dose in certain immunocompromised individuals.


Pfizer Booster Doses Now Available; Moderna and J&J Boosters Available Beginning Tuesday, Oct. 26

Pfizer booster shots are currently available. Beginning Tuesday, Oct. 26, you can schedule appointments for Moderna and J&J boosters as well.

Click the button below for more information about eligibility of booster doses including an eligibility date calculator. The page also has information about third doses for immunocompromised individuals.

Booster Dose Information


Anyone age 12 and older is eligible for COVID-19 vaccine.

Note for individuals aged 12-17: Anyone under age 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian to receive vaccination. The Pfizer vaccine is the only vaccine currently authorized for ages 12 and older. Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines are authorized for ages 18 and up.


Schedule an Appointment for COVID-19 Vaccine

Schedule Online

Go to chdcovidvax.org to schedule an appointment, up to eight days in advance.

Residents who need assistance with scheduling can call the Vaccine Call Center at 912-230-5506 to schedule an appointment. The Vaccine Call Center is open Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Friday from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. Please be patient as call volume is heavy.


Transportation Services for COVID-19 Vaccination

Free Rides in Chatham County
St. Joseph’s/Candler is offering FREE transportation assistance through October 31st for residents of Chatham County who may have difficulty getting to the Department of Public Health vaccination site due to issues with transportation. You must have a vaccination appointment before scheduling a ride. Once you have scheduled an appointment, please call the dedicated phone line for SJ/C Transportation Assistance at 912-819-2883, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Please call a minimum of 3 hours in advance of your appointment time. If your appointment is the next morning, please call the day before. You may call as early as a week in advance of your appointment to arrange for transportation.


Walk-In Service for COVID-19 Vaccinations

Appointments are recommended, but walk-ins are accepted at some sites during specific hours, subject to vaccine availability. Visit our vaccine scheduling page for walk-in hours at our county health departments.


Homebound COVID-19 Vaccinations

Georgia residents who are currently homebound due to an ongoing physical or mental disability and are unable to travel to a COVID-19 vaccination site can request to receive vaccination at their home. Please email HVS@dph.ga.gov with the following information for the person who requires at home vaccination:

  • Name
  • Date of birth
  • Address
  • City
  • County
  • Contact phone number

The contact phone number will be used to obtain additional information and schedule the vaccination.


Other Vaccine Providers

Other healthcare providers are also offering COVID-19 vaccine. To see a list of other vaccine providers, click the button below.

Other Vaccine Providers


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