FDOH to offer COVID vax for kids

The Florida Department of Health in Escambia County (FDOH-Escambia) is continuing to offer their COVID-19 vaccine clinic located at 1295 West Fairfield Drive in Pensacola. In keeping with CDC guidance, COVID-19 pediatric vaccines are recommended for children 5 to 11 years.

FDOH-Escambia will offer the COVID-19 Pfizer vaccine to children five to 11 years beginning Monday, Nov. 15, 2021. FDOH-Escambia continues to offer 3 authorized vaccines to eligible persons: Pfizer for ages five and up, and Moderna and Johnson and Johnson for ages 18 and up.

Walk-in COVID-19 vaccinations, including boosters, are available Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Questions can be directed to FDOH-Escambia’s COVID-19 phone line at 850-595-6500, option 6.

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