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 six months 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/2028.
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
VIP provides Paxlovid
Anyone who tests positive for COVID-19 should follow CDC guidance and contact their healthcare provider. VIP’s providers are here to treat patients as needed. For additional assistance, please call us at 718-466-8244.
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 available for individuals age 16+. 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: Pfizer; Moderna; Johnson & Johnson.
Facts & Myth Busters
- 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.