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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 in skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) and other long-term care 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 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)

  • Residents of skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) and other long term care facilities (LTCFs) are offered vaccine at their facilities.
    (LTCF are 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)

If you started your vaccination as a resident of a LTCF but left the facility, you can make an appointment for your final dose at a location on this webpage. Be sure to check that it offers the same kind of vaccine as your first dose.

Those at risk of exposure at work (only on-site workers are eligible):

  • Food service workers (including restaurants, fast food, convenience stores)
  • Food delivery workers
  • Food manufacturing workers
  • Grocery store workers
  • Pharmacy workers
  • Animal agriculture workers including those involved in veterinary health
  • Farmworkers
  • Veterinarians
  • Food and Agriculture-associated port and transportation workers
  • Government/Food Assistance program worker (volunteers eligible if working more than 20 hours/week and have a letter from the employer certifying eligibility)
  • Catering company worker (not home-based)

Exception: the following people are NOT eligible

    • Equestrian center staff and horse groomers
    • Pest control technicians for houses
    • Home and garden store workers or suppliers
    • Workers supporting the growth and distribution of plants not for commercial human consumption

Those at risk of exposure at work:

  • Police/law enforcement officers
  • Emergency Management, including Emergency Operations Center
  • National Security
  • Fire and Rescue service workers (maritime/aviation emergency rescue, Search and Rescue, Fire)
  • Hazardous material response teams (HAZMAT)
  • Corrections and Probation officers and workers
  • Courts/Legal Counsel & Prosecution staff who are required to be in-person at court routinely and interact with clients in correctional facilities.
    • Includes judges and court administrators/staff, and staff who work in the Public Defender’s Office, Alternate Public Defender, District Attorney’s Office
  • 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)
  • Fusion Center employees, including analysts
  • Sworn animal control officers and human officers
  • Disaster Service Workers (DSWs) who are working IN PERSON and are actively deployed (not working remotely from home)

Exception: the following people are NOT eligible

    • US postal carriers/mail carriers
    • Water utility workers
    • Public Works staff
    • Cal Trans workers
    • Airline flight attendants
    • Aerospace workers
    • Disaster Service Workers (DSWs) who are working REMOTELY from home (e.g., contact tracers)

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, including teaching assistants
  • Technical & Trade Schools
  • Support staff involved in child/student care, including school bus drivers/monitors, crossing guards
  • School Sports coaches
  • School janitors

Exception: the following people are NOT eligible

    • Private nannies and babysitters are not eligible.
    • Homeschooling parents/guardians
    • Parents/guardians assisting with cooperative early care education
    • Private tutors
    • Driver training instructors

  • 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 and Janssen vaccines 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 in three different ways:

  1. Type of appointment system (There are several different appointment systems).
  2. Type of location - such as clinic, pharmacy, or large point of dispensing (POD) site.
  3. Map to find a location near you

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.

Search by Type of Appointment System

  • L.A. County Public Health
  • FEMA
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital
  • East Valley

    • Angeles Community Health Center
    • CHA Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center
    • Herald Christian
    • JWCH
    • Kedren
    • Memorial Hospital of Gardena
    • Men’s Health Foundation
    • Western University of Health Sciences
    • St. John's Well Child and Family Center

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

                        Search by Type of 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, El Sereno, and Antelope Valley Health Center sites are not drive-through. You can drive and park, arrive on foot, or come by public transportation or rideshare.
                        • UPDATE: All DPH Regular PODs, as well as the MegaPODs now offer the Pfizer vaccine.
                        • All vaccinations are by appointment only.
                        • Consent for minors: For locations run by Public Health, 16 and 17 year-olds who are eligible for vaccine must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who can provide consent for vaccination.
                        • 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 the sites offer the Moderna vaccine EXCEPT Pierce College which offers the Pfizer 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 with information about your second appointment. For more information, please see the Carbon Health COVID-19 vaccination webpage.
                        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, Kaiser, Culver City/West Side, St. John's, Henry Mayo, 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.
                        • Please be advised, Public Health is unable to provide information on appointment availability for Pharmacies.
                        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.




                        Search by 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.

                        Minors (age 16 and 17) who meet the eligibility criteria can receive the Pfizer vaccine. For Department of Public Health run PODs and clinics, minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian who can provide consent for vaccination. For other locations, please check the consent requirements with the organization.

                        Required Documentation for Vaccination Appointments

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                        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

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                        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

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                        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)
                          • ILWU Port worker card with photo
                          • 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 (template to fill out on a computer or by hand).
                          • Attestation letter from you which includes your name and the name and address of the business (template to fill out on a computer or by hand).
                          • Attestation letter from your Union which includes your name, and the name the name and address of the business (template to fill out on a computer or by hand).
                          • 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

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                        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 (template to fill out on a computer or by hand).
                        Second doses only
                        • White vaccine record card or electronic vaccine record AND a photo ID

                        Print

                        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 (template to fill out on a computer or by hand).
                        Second doses only
                        • White vaccine record card or electronic vaccine record AND a photo ID

                        Print

                        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
                        (see eligibility section to view other ineligible groups).

                        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.
                          Bring one of the documents from the list below:
                          • 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 (template to fill out on a computer or by hand).
                          • Attestation letter from you which includes your name and the name and address of the business (template to fill out on a computer or by hand)
                          • LA County Parks and Recreation staff who work directly with children: letter from your employer to verify that you work directly with children providing childcare services/programs.
                        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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