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COVID-19 Vaccine

Vaccination Appointments

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You are eligible for vaccination if you are in one of the groups listed in below.

Please do not make an appointment if you are not currently eligible. You will be turned away if you do.

COVID-19 vaccines are free regardless of insurance or immigration status. You will not be asked about your immigration status when you get a COVID vaccine. For more information see COVID-19 Vaccine FAQs.

Eligible for Vaccination

  • Healthcare workers and residents of skilled nursing facilities (SNFs)
  • Healthcare workers and residents of other long-term care facilities (facilities that provide medical and personal care to adults, such as assisted living facilities and similar settings for older or medically vulnerable individuals, and special needs group living facilities)
  • Healthcare workers listed* in the Health Care/Public Health Sector of the CA Essential Workforce if they have one of the following occupational risks/critical functions:
    • Those at risk of direct patient exposure from their clinical and non-clinical roles
    • Those who come into direct contact with the virus through research, development, manufacturing, or testing
    • Those who are manufacturing vaccine, therapeutics, devices, supplies or personal protective equipment

Exception: the following Health Care/Public Health Sector workers are not considered eligible for Phase 1A per CDPH Vaccine Allocation Guidelines:

    • Workers that manage health plans, billing, and health information
    • Workers supporting operations of outdoor recreational facilities for the purpose of facilitating physically distanced personal health and wellness through outdoor exercise
    • Cannabis industry employees working in Food and Agriculture for growing, production, storage, transport and distribution (eligible in Phase 1B, Tier 1)
    • Workers supporting veterinary services (eligible in Phase 1B, Tier 1)

Those at risk of exposure at work:

  • Food service workers
  • Food manufacturing workers
  • Grocery store workers
  • Animal agriculture workers including those involved in veterinary health
  • Veterinarians
  • Food and Agriculture-associated Port and transportation workers

Those at risk of exposure at work:

  • Police/law enforcement officers
  • National Security
  • Corrections officers and workers
  • Courts/Legal Counsel & Prosecution
  • Campus and school police
  • Rehabilitation and Re-entry
  • Federal law enforcement agencies
  • Police, Fire and Ambulance Dispatchers
  • Security staff to maintain building access control and physical security measures
  • DCFS, APS (workers physically responding to abuse and neglect of children, elderly and dependent adults)

Those at risk of exposure at work:

  • Public Schools (K-12)
  • Independent Schools
  • Charter Schools
  • Daycare and Early Childhood Education
  • Contracted Educational Support Staff
  • Junior Colleges
  • Colleges & Universities

Private nannies and babysitters are not eligible.

  • If you are age 16 or 17 and are eligible to be vaccinated, look for a vaccination site that offers the Pfizer vaccine. (The Moderna vaccine can only be given to people age 18 years and older). Currently, people under age 16 cannot be vaccinated.
  • If you need an appointment for a second dose, only make an appointment at a location that is offering the same vaccine as your 1st dose.

You can search by:

  1. Type of location - such as clinic, pharmacy, or large point of dispensing (POD) site. Look at the symbols for sites that are drive-through only or that are accessible by public transport
  2. Map to find a location near you
  3. Type of appointment system (There are several different appointment systems).

Need Help? Residents with disabilities or without computer access can call 833-540-0473 between 8:00 am and 8:30 pm, 7 days a week for help with appointments.

For more information, visit VaccinateLACounty.com

Please note that we are only able to provide information on availability of appointments for the Public Health locations and clinics that use the PrepMod appointment system on this website. You can also check with your healthcare provider to see if it is offering COVID-19 vaccinations.

  • L.A. County Public Health
  • FEMA
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Henry Mayo

    • Angeles Community Health Center
    • CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center
    • East Valley
    • Herald Christian
    • JWCH
    • Kedren
    • Memorial Hospital of Gardena
    • Men’s Health Foundation
    • St Johns
    • Western University of Health Sciences

    Click here to view these locations in our Community Partners and Hospitals section where we list unique links for each session at each location.

                          • The Public Health Mega-PODs are large scale vaccination sites. They are drive-through only and are being held daily.
                          • The regular Public Health PODs held at the Balboa and El Sereno sites are not drive-through. You can drive and park, arrive on foot, or come by public transportation or rideshare.
                          • UPDATE: All DPH MegaPODs and Regular PODS will offer Pfizer vaccine EXCEPT:
                            • El Sereno will offer Moderna vaccine on Tuesday 3/2 for 2nd dose only for those with appointments.
                          • All vaccinations are by appointment only.
                          • Unfortunately, we are unable to offer new appointments at the MegaPODs or regular PODs at this time due to limited vaccine availability.
                          • All vaccinations are by appointment only. An appointment for the second dose will be provided when making the first dose.
                          • The Dodger’s stadium, Hanson, and Crenshaw vaccination sites are drive-through only. The other sites are walk-up so you can drive and park, or arrive on foot, by public transportation or rideshare. All of these sites offer the Moderna vaccine.
                          • All vaccinations are by appointment only. There is a central appointment system to register for all the sites run by LA City Fire Department. Please be advised, Public Health is unable to provide information on appointment availability.
                          • Second Dose: If you have already received a vaccine at a location run by LA City Fire Dept., you will receive an email and text from Carbon Health within the next two weeks with information about your second appointment. For more information, please see the Carbon Health COVID-19 vaccination webpage.
                          Community Clinics and Hospitals Serving Community Members
                          • Vaccination is offered by a variety of community healthcare partners including Federally Qualified Health Centers. Please check the listings carefully as some locations offer the Moderna vaccine and some offer the Pfizer vaccine.
                          • All vaccinations are by appointment only. Please be advised that Public Health is unable to provide information on appointment availability for the Kedren, UCLA, Culver City/West Side, St. John's, and El Camino College locations.
                          Pharmacies
                          • All the pharmacies are offering vaccine by appointment only.
                          • You will be given an appointment for your second dose when you get your first dose of vaccine.
                          Albertsons Pharmacies
                          • All participating Albertsons locations offer the Moderna vaccine.
                          • Each store location has a different link to make an appointment.
                          • This location has informed us that no appointments are currently available.
                          Vons Pharmacies
                          • All participating Vons locations offer the Moderna vaccine.
                          • Each store location has a different link to make an appointment.
                          • Please be advised, Public Health is unable to provide information on appointment availability for Pharmacies.
                          Pavilions Pharmacies
                          • All participating Pavilions locations offer the Moderna vaccine.
                          • Each store location has a different link to make an appointment.
                          • Please be advised, Public Health is unable to provide information on appointment availability for Pharmacies.
                          Rite Aid Pharmacies
                          • All Rite Aid pharmacies locations offer the Moderna vaccine.
                          • Please be advised, Public Health is unable to provide information on appointment availability for Pharmacies.
                          Costco Pharmacies
                          • All participating Costco pharmacies locations offer the Moderna vaccine.
                          • Each store location has a different link to make an appointment.
                          • Please be advised, Public Health is unable to provide information on appointment availability for Pharmacies.
                          • You do not need to be a Costco member to be vaccinated.
                          Ralphs Pharmacies
                          • All participating Ralphs locations offer the Moderna vaccine.
                          • This location has informed us that no appointments are currently available.
                          CVS Pharmacies
                          • The type of vaccine offered varies according to the CVS location.
                          • Appointments can be scheduled online or via the CVS pharmacy app. Eligible individuals without internet access can call CVS at 800-746-7287 for assistance on scheduling.
                          • Please be advised, Public Health is unable to provide information on appointment availability for Pharmacies.
                          Walgreens Pharmacies
                          • All participating Walgreens locations offer the Pfizer vaccine.
                          • Vaccinations are by appointment only through the Walgreens appointment system.
                          • You will be given an appointment for your second dose when you get your first dose of vaccine.
                          • Please be advised, Public Health is unable to provide information on appointment availability for Pharmacies.




                          Map

                          Map Color Key:

                          Locations that provide COVID-19 vaccine are shown by a  numbered circle with this color code:

                          • Public Health - Point of Dispensing (POD) Sites
                          • Community Clinics and Hospitals Serving Community Members
                          • L.A. City Fire Department - Point of Dispensing (POD) Sites
                          • Pharmacies

                          Preparing for your appointment

                          In order to be vaccinated, you will need to show:

                          1. Proof of identity, and
                          2. Proof that you live or work in LA County, and
                          3. Proof that you are in one of the eligible groups.

                          There are many ways to show that you are eligible to be vaccinated. Below, is a list of documents that will be accepted. This list is not complete and other documents may be accepted unless otherwise stated.

                          You do not need to show government issued ID and you do not need to be a US citizen to get a vaccine.

                          Required Documentation for Vaccination Appointments

                          You must bring document(s) to show all 3 of the following:
                          (Note: one document may cover more than one requirement e.g. a healthcare worker badge with photo and an LA County workplace would meet all 3 criteria).

                          1. Photo ID (does not have to be government issued), and
                          2. Proof that you live or work in LA County (if your other documents do not include your home or work address, see list for acceptable items), and
                          3. Proof that you are a healthcare worker.
                            Examples include:
                            • Healthcare worker or student badge with photo
                            • Professional license
                            • Payment stub from employer with your name
                            • Letter from a California Regional Center noting that you are a healthcare worker status (letter must include your name and an attestation that the person you care for has a qualifying intellectual or developmental disability as per the Department of Developmental Services (DDS)). Note: medical documentation of the person with the qualifying condition will NOT be accepted.
                            • Community Health Workers (CHW) and/or associated volunteers: letter from your employer with the name and address of the business or entity that you work for, and an attestation that you are an eligible CHW.
                              Eligibility for CHW or volunteers include:
                              • Currently on staff to conduct COVID-19 outreach in the field to promote COVID-19 safety, do contact tracing, or provide information about the vaccine (excludes staff who are doing virtual outreach only or providing any other type of administrative support for the project)
                              • Outreach work in communities with high rates of COVID-19 (i.e., agencies assigned to priority communities with highest rates of COVID-19 by Public Health)
                              • Outreach work is aligned when possible to connect with individuals, organizations and communities in proximity to recent COVID-19 outbreaks specifically to link symptomatic or at-risk individuals to care, testing, and vaccination.
                                (Volunteers must work for at least 20+ hours a week in one of the areas noted above in order to be eligible)
                            Massage therapists – a massage therapy license is the only acceptable documentation.
                          Second doses only
                          • White vaccine record card or electronic vaccine record AND a photo ID

                          You must bring document(s) to show all 3 of the following:
                          (Note: one document may cover more than one requirement 3 criteria e.g. driver’s license).

                          1. Photo ID (does not have to be government issued), and
                          2. Proof that you live in LA County, and
                          3. Proof that you are age 65 or older

                          Examples of proof of age:

                          • Driving license (foreign country or expired ID okay)
                          • California ID card or REAL ID card (from the DMV)
                          • Medicare card
                          • Social Security card
                          • Military ID
                          • Passport (foreign country or expired okay)
                          • Medical document/records from medical provider, clinic, or doctor
                          • Membership card for a seniors only organization (foreign country okay if written in English)
                          • Consular ID (Matricula Consular)
                          • Any official document that includes name and date of birth

                          Examples of proof that you live in LA County (must show your name and address):

                          • Driver’s license
                          • California ID card or REAL ID card (from the DMV)
                          • Library card
                          • Postmarked letter
                          • Utility bill
                          • Vehicle registration
                          • Vehicle insurance
                          • Voter registration confirmation
                          • Rent receipt or lease or letter from landlord
                          • School or employment document
                          • Court document
                          • Law enforcement document (can be from immigration including deportation)
                          • Tax, bank, or insurance document
                          • Post Office change of address confirmation
                          • Letter or document from a Faith-based organization, shelter, non-profit institution with the name/address of issuing organization
                          • Membership card – Union, YMCA, store club card, fitness center, community or neighborhood association, apartment building association
                          • Consular ID (Matricula Consular)
                          • Any employment document from the other sectors (Food and Agriculture, Education and Childcare, Emergency Responder) IF these contain name and home address

                          Second doses only
                          • White vaccine record card or electronic vaccine record AND a photo ID

                          • White vaccine record or electronic vaccine record card AND a photo ID
                            OR
                          • Second dose referral letter AND a photo ID

                          You must bring document(s) to show all 3 of the following:
                          (Note: one document may cover more than one requirement e.g. if your paystub shows an address in LA County).

                          1. Photo ID (does not have to be government issued), and
                          2. Proof that you live or work in LA County (if your other documents do not include your home or work address, see list for acceptable items, and
                          3. Proof that you are a food or agricultural worker.
                            Examples include:
                            • Badge with your name and your employer’s name
                            • Payment stub
                            • California Food Handler card
                            • Certified Food Protection Manager card
                            • Current food business operator permit
                            • Food Handler/Manager card with employer attestation (see below)
                            • Copy of work shift schedule with your name
                            • License (state veterinary medical license, registered veterinary technician, other state food business license)
                            • Attestation letter from your employer which includes your name, and the name and address of the business.
                            • Attestation letter from you which includes your name and the name and address of the business
                            • Attestation letter from your Union which includes your name, and the name the name and address of the business
                            • Attestation letter or attendance sheet from an agency/community-based organization that coordinates day-laborers for work in Food and Agriculture
                          Second doses only
                          • White vaccine record card or electronic vaccine record AND a photo ID

                          You must bring document(s) to show all 3 of the following
                          (Note: one document may cover more than one requirement e.g. a work badge with photo and an LA County workplace would meet all 3 criteria).

                          1. Photo ID (does not have to be government issued), and
                          2. Proof that you live or work in LA County (if your other documents do not include your home or work address, see list for acceptable items), and
                          3. Proof that you are an emergency services worker.
                            Examples include:
                            • Work badge with photo
                            • Professional license
                            • Payment stub with your name
                            • Attestation letter from your employer which includes your name, and the name and address of the organization.
                          Second doses only
                          • White vaccine record card or electronic vaccine record AND a photo ID

                          You must bring document(s) to show all 3 of the following:
                          (Note: one document may cover more than one requirement e.g. a work badge with photo and an LA County workplace would meet all 3 criteria).

                          1. Photo ID (does not have to be government issued), and
                          2. Proof that you live or work in LA County (if your other documents do not include your home or work address, see list for acceptable items ), and
                          3. Proof that you work in the education sector.
                            Examples include:
                            • Work badge with photo
                            • Professional license
                            • Payment stub with your name
                            • Attestation letter from your employer which includes your name, and the name and address of the organization.
                          Second doses only
                          • White vaccine record card or electronic vaccine record AND a photo ID

                          You must bring document(s) to show all 3 of the following:
                          (Note: one document may cover more than one requirement e.g. a work badge with photo and an LA County workplace would meet all 3 criteria).
                          Private nannies and babysitters are not eligible.

                          1. Photo ID (does not have to be government issued), and
                          2. Proof that you live or work in LA County (if your other documents do not include your home or work address, see list for acceptable items), and
                          3. Proof that you work in the early childhood education and childcare sector.
                            • Copy of State of CA Department of Social Services License for Day Care Center
                            • Copy of State of CA Department of Social Services License for Family Day Care Home
                            • Copy of State of California Emergency Child Care Waiver Novel Coronavirus 2019
                            • School District badge or Paycheck Stub
                            • Resource and Referral/Alternative Payment Agency Badge or Paycheck Stub
                            • Community Care Licensing (Department of Social Services) badge
                            • Youth Agency Badge or Paycheck Stub for Boys and Girls Club, YMCA/YWCA, or other youth organization.
                            • Alternative Payment/voucher attendance sheet or invoice
                            • For administrators and coaches that go into the classroom and provide direct support to ECE providers: Letter signed by director on letterhead which includes name of employee, facility and facility address
                            • Attestation letter from your employer which includes your name, and the name and address of the business.
                            • Attestation letter from you which includes your name and the name and address of the business
                          Second doses only
                          • White vaccine record card or electronic vaccine record AND a photo ID

                          • All vaccine clinics are by appointment only. If you are unable to keep your appointment, please cancel it to free it up for someone else.
                          • Remember to bring the required documentation or you will be turned away.
                          • Please do not arrive more than 10 minutes before for your appointment. Plan to stay at the appointment for at for approximately one hour. This includes 15-30 minutes for you to be observed after you receive your vaccination.
                          • Read the information about the vaccine that you will be given that was in your appointment confirmation. It may be helpful to write down any questions.
                          • Do not stop your routine medicines before getting vaccinated, unless your doctor recommends it.
                          • Face masks must be worn at vaccination sites.
                          • Wear clothing that will allow easy access to your upper arm where the vaccine will be given.
                          • Before you leave the vaccination site, make sure that you know how to get your second appointment.

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