For individuals who received a Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, the following groups are eligible for a booster shot at 6 months or more after their initial series:
65 years and older
Age 18+ who live in long-term care settings
Age 18+ who have underlying medical conditions
Age 18+ who work or live in high-risk settings
Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, booster shots are also recommended for those who are 18 and older and who were vaccinated two or more months ago.
Underlying medical conditions include but are not limited to:
- Chronic Kidney diseases
- Chronic Liver diseases
- Chronic Lung diseases
- Heart conditions
- HIV infection and Immunocompromised states
- Overweight and Obesity
*If you are unsure if you are eligible, feel free to make appointment to discuss with your healthcare provider.
Review the acceptable proof of eligibility that you need to bring with you for your vaccine appointment here.
Follow these links to locate a COVID-19 vaccine site in your area:
NYC VACCINE CENTERS LOCATOR:
NYC Mobile & Pop-Up Vaccine Sites
NYC Covid-19 Vaccine Hubs Appointment Scheduler
NYC Covid-19 Vaccine Finder
For New Jersey residents, follow the link below for the vaccine scheduler and list of locations. Eligibility and required proof of eligibility may differ in New Jersey. Thus, please confirm with your vaccine center.
NJ Vaccine Scheduling System
Covid-19 Vaccine Locations for Eligible Recipients in New Jersey