COVID-19 VACCINE RESOURCES
There are multiple sites throughout Hillsborough County offering the COVID-19 vaccine. Anyone 12 years of age and older is eligible for the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, and anyone 18 years of age and older is eligible for Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines, regardless of residency. For minors (those under age 18), a parent or legal guardian must be present when the vaccination occurs.
In addition, Metro Inclusive Health is offering walk-in and scheduling
appointments for Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines for anyone ages 12+ with
parental consent at all health center locations. Special incentives will
also be offered. $25 gift cards will be provided at each COVID vaccine
dose appointment. You can receive up to $50 in gift cards for
receiving both vaccine doses with Metro Inclusive Health.
To schedule a vaccine appointment, visit:
COVID-19 Vaccine Teen Testimonials
Hear from local teens about their views on the benefits of getting vaccinated. The following video was produced by Hillsborough County Public School high school students from the Teen Connect Youth Advisory Board (YAB).
COVID-19 Safety TikTok Videos
Check out these youth-friendly TikTok videos developed by the SHARE (Sexual Health & Relationship Education) Collective, a group of local physicians and medical students, to help spread factual information to adolescents and teens in our community about how to stay safe during the pandemic. Download and share these on your social media networks to help spread the word!
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends everyone 12 years and older should get a COVID-19 vaccination to help protect against COVID-19. Widespread vaccination is a critical tool to help stop the pandemic. Check out the following websites for more vaccine information and resources.
Basic information that parents/guardians of adolescents may find helpful about benefits of vaccination, planning for vaccination, and more from the CDC.
Learn the facts and answers to frequently asked questions about COVID-19 vaccines from the Florida Department of Health in Hillsborough County.
Resource guide provided by the Healthy Start Coalition of Hillsborough County.
Social Media Campaigns
Share why you think getting vaccinated is important! Check out sample campaigns from the American Hospital Association.
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