Update: COVID-19 vaccinations in Washington

Mon, 06/21/2021

Who is eligible now?

The COVID-19 vaccine is now available to everyone age 12 and older. 

How do I find a vaccine provider and make an appointment?

  • Visit DOH's Vaccine Locator to view providers in your area with available appointments. The vaccine locator tool is available in 30 languages. To access the locator in another language, select the language dropdown in the upper right-hand corner of the tool; or
  • Text your zip code to 438-829 (GET VAX) or 822-862 (VACUNA) for vaccine locations near you.

What if I need the vaccine and can't leave my home?

Fill out a secure online form to report you are homebound and in need of a vaccine. DOH will connect you with an available county or state mobile vaccine team to administer the vaccine to you in your home.

What can I expect from the vaccine?

COVID vaccination will help protect you from getting COVID-19. Side effects are normal, and vary from person to person. To learn more about possible side effects and what you can do, review the Possible Side Effects After Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website.

For individuals requiring a sign language accommodation, view the CDC’s COVID-19 Vaccine: What To Expect video on YouTube.

Will I have to pay for the vaccine?

No. There is no cost to individuals who receive the vaccine.

Do I have to use a network provider?

No. You may receive the vaccine from any health care facility that is offering the vaccine. Use the Vaccine Locator to find vaccine providers near you, or speak to your doctor.

What if I have more questions or need help?

  • Call the hotline at 1-833-VAX-HELP (833-829-4357), then press #. Language assistance is available.
  • View FAQs to learn more about the vaccine on the DOH COVID-19 website.