COVID-19 Vaccine Updates

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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.

Eligibility:

  • 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 help@jasa.org 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.