JACKSONVILLE, Fla — The minimum age to receive a COVID-19 vaccine in Florida without meeting other conditions will drop to 40 beginning Monday, March 29.
The following Monday, April 5, all adults 18 and up will be eligible to receive the vaccine, the governor said.
People who wish to pre-register for vaccine appointments and be notified when appointments are available in their area can visit myvaccine.fl.gov.
As part of the statewide registration system, each county has a designated phone number that individuals can call and pre-register. You find the complete list of numbers by county here.
The North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System is now offering the COVID-19 vaccination to veterans who receive care at the VA and are in certain professions. Qualifying veterans may receive the COVID-19 vaccination at no cost. For more information, please visit this website.
- School Employees
School employees of any age are now allowed to be vaccinated at federally supported sites, a FEMA representative confirmed to First Coast News Thursday.
The representative stated that all K-12 school personnel can be vaccinated at any federally supported site, including Gateway and Satellite sites.
Employees must bring both their personal and school ID's.
CVS Pharmacy, Publix, Winn-Dixie and Walmart are also vaccinating Florida teachers of all ages.
Publix is now offering COVID-19 vaccinations at all of its in-store Florida pharmacies. Appointment windows open at 7 a.m. on specific days, find out more here.
- Winn-Dixie/Harveys Supermarket
Southeastern Grocers, Inc. announced Thursday that it will soon offer an additional 8,100 vaccines at 69 store locations. To see what stores are participating and to register, click here.
- Walmart/Sam's Club
Walmart and Sam's Club will begin offering the COVID-19 vaccine to eligible residents on Friday, Feb. 12. The vaccine is free of charge. More info here.
If someone in Duval County does not have transportation to get the vaccine, you can find free resources here.
Community Health Outreach is partnering with the Division of Emergency Mgmt to give out vaccines Saturday, March 19 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Anyone eligible can come. Location: 5126 Timuquana Rd., Jacksonville.
- Legends Center and Celebration Church
The Legends Center is open seven days a week, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Celebration Church is open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The state says the locations are two of nine news sites being added across the states in underserved areas. No appointments will be needed to receive the COVID-19 vaccine at either site. Each site will administer 200 doses per day of the Pfizer vaccine.
The Legends Center is located at 5130 Soutel Dr. and Celebration Church is located at 9555 RG Skinner Parkway.
- Gateway Mall
A new COVID-19 vaccination site is opening in North Jacksonville in March. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced four federally supported vaccination sites across Florida, including one at the Gateway Mall on Norwood Avenue. Patients can visit myvaccine.fl.gov or call 1-866-200-3762.
- Carver Recreation Center
Starting March 14 at 9 a.m., the center located at 777 5th Avenue South, will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. seven days a week and offer both the Pfizer and Johnson and Johnson vaccines. The capacity will be up to 500 vaccine administrations a day.
- Oceanway Community Center
Starting March 14 at 9 a.m., the center located at 12215 Sago Avenue West, will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. seven days a week and offer both the Pfizer and Johnson and Johnson vaccines. The capacity will be up to 500 vaccine administrations a day.
- Hammond Senior Center
A smaller vaccine site open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 3312 W 12th St. Jacksonville. Patients can visit myvaccine.fl.gov or call 1-866-200-3762.
- Normandy Community Center
Located at 1751 Lindsey Road open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Patients can visit myvaccine.fl.gov or call 1-866-200-3762.
- Regency Mall
The COVID-19 testing site at the former Sears store at Regency Mall has become a location for people to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. People must book an appointment to receive the vaccine. To book an appointment, you need to call 1-866-200-3762. Click here for more information.
- Hospital Systems
Several Duval County hospital systems are giving the vaccine to their patients. If you are 65 or older and go to the doctor at UF Health, Mayo Clinic, Baptist Health, or St. Vincent's you may be able to get a vaccine from them and should ask your doctor. Mayo Clinic will let you know if you're eligible. Additionally, if you have an underlying condition, you may be eligible regardless of age.
- Agape Family Health
Vaccines are available at Edward Waters College located at 1840 W. 9th Street, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., seven days a week. Bring your Government Issued Identification and your Work ID, if applicable, for registration. For more information, visit http://agapecovidhealth.com.
- County vaccine information
Individuals can go to Alert.ClayCountyGov.com to schedule an appointment.
The Florida Department of Health in Clay County and the Clay County Emergency Management will have a COVID-19 vaccination point of distribution at the UF/IFAS Extension Clay County T. Jesse Godbold Building.
Clay County currently has COVID-19 vaccine appointments available for March 1 and March 2 from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
If you have any questions, call the Clay County E.O.C. call center at 877-252-9362.
- County vaccine information
Columbia County is administering the Moderna COVID-19 to residents 65 and older. The vaccine will be administered in two doses, one month apart. Eligible residents hoping to receive a vaccine should tap this link to fill out a form to set up a vaccination.
Flagler County will be the only county on the First Coast where CVS will be administering the COVID-19 vaccine. People must register in advance to receive the vaccine at CVS.com or through the CVS Pharmacy app. People without Internet access may call (800) 746-7287.
- County vaccine information
The Florida Department of Health in Flagler County has confirmed its weekday COVID-19 testing schedule for the second week of March. Free drive-through COVID-19 testing will be offered Tuesday, March 9 from 1 PM to 3PM, and Friday, March 12 from 1 to 3PM across from 120 Airport Road.
No appointments are necessary, and test results are available in 2 to 3 days. DOH-Flagler is likely to reduce the amount of COVID-19 testing it offers when multiple vaccination events are scheduled during that week.
Other locations in Flagler County providing COVID-19 testing include two Mediquick locations, CentraCare, Palm Harbor Family Practice and CVS Pharmacies. Please confirm with each site in advance as some require appointments. MORE HERE-> https://floridahealthcovid19.gov/
A new COVID-19 vaccination site is opening near the AMC Theater in Yulee, according to Nassau County Emergency Management.
The vaccination site will be on the east side of the theater, located at 96012 Lofton Square Court. The site will administer the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine only.
Beginning March 30, the site will be open from Tuesday through Friday between 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. by appointment only.
Florida residents eligible to receive the vaccine may schedule their appointment by tapping this link. Second dose appointments will be scheduled automatically.
The county is currently providing vaccinations six days a week. The waitlist is slowly coming down. Residents registered to receive the vaccine on Eventbrite were chosen at random to receive one of the doses.
Visit the DOH-Putnam’s website at http://putnam.floridahealth.gov/.
For those who do not have internet access, they can call the Putnam County COVID-19 Call Center at (386) 329-1904 and select option #1. The line will be operational each weekday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System is collaborating with local partners to offer COVID-19 vaccination services to eligible veterans in the St. Augustine area. MORE--> Veterans Health System collaborates to help vaccinate veterans in St. Augustine
- St. Johns County vaccine information
Individuals can schedule an appointment by clicking here or calling the St. Johns County COVID-19 Vaccination Hotline at 904.295.3711 (dial all ten digits) after 9 a.m.
For more information, you can call the St. Johns County COVID-19 Vaccination Hotline at 904-295-3711. You can also text the word "SJCVACCINE" to 888777, or visit the St. Johns County coronavirus vaccinations website by clicking here. Schedule an appointment
For more information on St. Johns County’s COVID-19 vaccination program, please call 904.295.3711 (dial all ten digits), text SJCVACCINE to 888777, or visit www.sjcfl.us/coronavirusvaccinations.
You can find more information regarding COVID-19 vaccine distribution from Florida's 24/7 COVID-19 call center at 866-779-6121. You may also tap on this link for more information regarding vaccine distribution.
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