COVID-19 Vaccine Information
You can make an appointment to receive the COVID-19 vaccine at the Athens City-County Health Department by calling us at 740-592-4431.
*We are offering both Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson vaccines. You may request either one.
*The FDA authorized emergency use of Pfizer vaccine for children ages 12-15. Children under 18 years of age will need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian.
*Please note that Pfizer vaccine has been approved for people 12 and older, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson have been approved for people 18 and older.
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Frequently Asked Questions
COVID-19 vaccination phases in Ohio are determined by the Ohio governor's office and the Ohio Department of Health, upon recommendations by the CDC. The Ohio Department of Health then coordinates vaccine distribution to local entities.