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COVID-19 Vaccine

This guide will help answer questions about the COVID-19 vaccine.

Vaccine Booster News

COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots from the CDC. Are you up-to-date?

In Summary: 

People ages 12 years of age and older are eligible to receive the Pfizer-BioNTech booster. Follow the above link for CDC recommendations. 

For people ages 5-11, the CDC recommends they receive their primary series of COVID-19 vaccine.

For some immunocompromised children aged 5–11 years old, CDC now recommends an additional dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to complete the primary series – a total of three doses. CDC recommendations for the immunocompromised are here.

COVID-19 Vaccine Resources

Use this guide to find information about the COVID-19 vaccine. For general information on COVID-19, check out our COVID-19 research guide.

Note: This is a guide to help find COVID-19 vaccine-related information. This is not a source for medical advice. Please contact your medical provider for additional resources and questions.

Cook County's Our Shot Initiative

To learn more, check out Cook County's My Shot Initiative.