Great news, New Haven! As of today, Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccine boosters are joining Johnson & Johnson’s booster as FDA pre-approved for ALL adults 18+, regardless of pre-existing conditions! Covid cases for the New Haven Metro Area have been on the rise in the past 30 days. Get your shots today to protect yourself and others!
Vaccine clinics are available throughout New Haven. Check out the New Haven COVID-19 Hub (covid19.newhavenct.gov) or Vaccinate New Haven (vaccinatenhv.org) to find a clinic near you. Yale New Haven Healthcare also has a variety of location options. Visit their website at https://www.ynhhs.org/patient-care/covid-19/Vaccine for more info. and to schedule.
Some special considerations:
Griffin Health Vaccine Clinic at Ives Main Library (133 Elm Street)
Get your booster today at the Griffin Health Vaccine Clinic at Ives open for walk-ins Mon-Sat from 10 am – 4 pm. Boosters and first shots are available for Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson. Please bring a photo ID and proof of insurance (if you have it). Nobody will be turned away for lack of insurance. If you are coming for a booster please also bring your vaccination card.
For more information, call the Reference desk at 203-946-8130, ext. 101.
Sensory-Friendly Pediatric Vaccine Clinic (Wednesday Dec. 8.)
Scranton Building | 200 Orchard St., New Haven, CT 06510
A special vaccination clinic is being held at Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital (YNHCH) for children aged 5 to 11 who may benefit from a sensory-friendly environment and who may be frightened or fearful of receiving a shot. YNHCH Child Life Specialists will provide this crucial additional support to families in order to help children get vaccinated against COVID-19.
To contact a Child Life Specialist to help prepare your child ahead of time, please email ChildLifeProgram@ynhh.org.
To schedule a vaccine appointment for your child at this clinic, please call 833-ASK-YNHH (833-275-9644).
Are you homebound and unable to travel to a local clinic for your shot? The City of New Haven has partnered with AMR to vaccinate homebound New Haven residents. This FREE program runs every Wednesday from 9 am – 3:30 pm by appointment for all individuals aged 5+. To schedule, call 1-877-918-2224.