COVID-19 Vaccine Updates



COVID-19 Vaccine Updates

New Yorkers Ages 16+ Are Now Eligible to Receive the COVID-19 Vaccine - An Appointment is Required

The FDA has approved three COVID-19 vaccines that medical experts believe are important, safe, and effective tools in the fight against the virus.  New York has entered Phase 1B of the COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout.


  • New Yorkers ages 16 and older are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. To view the full list of New Yorkers who are eligible, click here.

Make an Appointment

By phone: 833.697.4829

Online for NYC:

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Online for NY State:

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Important Note

Vaccine supply is still limited and appointments are hard to get. Keep trying as appointment slots open up daily. Contact JASA for assistance at or 212.273.5272.

News and Updates

  • Yankee Stadium is a mass vaccination site for Bronx residentsClick here for appointments or call 1-833-SomosNY.
  • NewYork-Presbyterian opened a mass vaccination site at the Armory in Washington Heights.
  • Citi Field is open as a mass vaccination site for Queens residents
  • Medgar Evers College in Brooklyn and York College in Queens are now open as mass vaccination sites. Appointments are available online for those eligible to get a shot, with nearby residents in the boroughs prioritized first. 
  • Teachers Prep High School vaccine site in Brownsville is devoted specifically to home health aides. The site runs six days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. 
  • New Yorkers aged 75+ and one individual escorting the 75+ NYer can receive a vaccine without an advance appointment if they are eligible at the following 25 vaccine locations:
    • Brooklyn
      • Bushwick Educational Campus
      • Canarsie HS
      • Brooklyn Army Terminal
      • Starrett City - Spring Creek Towers
      • Teachers Prep
      • Flatbush YMCA
      • City Point
      • Coney Island YMCA 
    • Bronx
      • South Bronx Educational Campus
      • Bronx High School of Science
      • Bathgate
      • West Bronx Gymnasium
    • Queens
      • Beach Channel Educational Campus
      • Long Island City
      • Korean Community Services
      • CitiField
      • Martin Van Buren Highschool
    • Staten Island
      • Ocean Breeze Athletic
      • Empire Outlets
    • Manhattan
      • Essex Crossing
      • City College
      • Abyssinian Baptist Church
      • Ford Foundation 
      • Yeshiva University
      • Fulton Community Center

Resources and Facts: COVID-19 Vaccine

  • Click here for what older adults need to know about the COVID-19 vaccine.
  • Click here for frequently asked questions about the COVID-19 vaccine.

Continue to Stay Safe

As new variants of the virus spread, stay vigilant and practice safety protocols:

Avoid Scams

There are COVID-19 scams targeting seniors. To report a scam, call 833.829.7226. Click here for tips to avoid COVID-19 scammers.