How to Get the COVID-19 Vaccine at VIP

VIP Community Services is offering the COVID-19 vaccine as supply arrives and in accordance with state and city guidelines. We are currently vaccinating all individuals 5 years of age and older. We are also providing booster shots.

Schedule an Appointment

Please call us at 718-466-8244 to make an appointment to receive the vaccine. If you have questions about the vaccine before making a vaccine appointment, please schedule an in-person or telehealth visit with your primary care provider. View our page on NYC’s COVID-19 Vaccine Finder website for hours and availability: https://vaccinefinder.nyc.gov/locations/124.

Registration Form

To save time, you can print out and complete the registration form before your scheduled appointment. Download the registration form here: REGISTRATION FORM

Continue to Protect Yourself

Until you are fully vaccinated, continue to protect yourself and others from getting COVID-19. Continue to:

  • Wear a mask to cover your mouth and nose when around others
  • Stay 6 feet away from others
  • Wash your hands often
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick
  • Avoid crowds

About the Moderna, Pfizer, and Johnson & Johnson Vaccines

The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is now fully approved by the FDA. The Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines are currently authorized under the FDAs’ emergency use authorization but are anticipated to receive full approval in the coming months. Booster vaccines are currently only available for individuals with compromised immune systems. More information is available here: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/booster-shot.html

VIP administers the Moderna, Pfizer, and Johnson & Johnson vaccines for the prevention of COVID-19. Moderna and Pfizer vaccines require two doses to be fully vaccinated and the Johnson & Johnson vaccine requires one dose.

FDA fact sheets for recipients and caregivers on each vaccine are available: PfizerModernaJohnson & Johnson.

Facts & Myth Busters

  • 99% of people who die from COVID-19 are unvaccinated.
  • 99% of people who contract COVID-19 are unvaccinated.

  • It is safe to get vaccinated if you plan to have a baby one day: read more.
  • Learn More about the COVID-19 Vaccine for kids ages 5 & Up.

EXCELSIOR PASS – IMPORTANT NOTICE

If you are experiencing difficulties downloading your Excelsior Pass, please contact us at 718-466-8244.