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1/15/2021 - Vaccine Information

For State of CT information on vaccines click HEREAs of April 1, 2021 people over 16 years of age may register for a vaccine through the State Vaccine Portal (VAMS). Darien residents over the age of 65 may call the Human Services Department to schedule a vaccine, 203-656-7328. 

Darien Vaccine Clinics are now walk-in clinics. Clinics will be held in the gym of Town Hall on Wednesdays from 9:00am to 3:00pm. 

When making an appointment those aged 16 and 17, only go to clinics offering Pfizer vaccine.

Darien Health Department Press Release regarding Johnson & Johnson vaccine 4-13-21

Governor Lamont announces vaacine locations that no longer require appointments: Press Release 4-26-21

CDC Guidance for Fully Vaccinated People 4-27-21

CDC’s Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System
VAERS Fact Sheet 
VAERS online reporting

State Vaccine Program: eligibility, access, and support 

Are you eligible to receive vaccine? https://portal.ct.gov/vaccine-portal/COVID-19-Vaccination-Phases
Where you can get vaccine? https://portal.ct.gov/vaccine-portal/COVID-19-Vaccination-Scheduling-Options
Vaccine Appointment Assist Telephone Line: 877-918-2224 Available 8:00am to 8:00pm EST, 7 days a week
Medically High Risk Individuals - Yale New Haven

Third Party Vaccine Sites:

Grieb's Pharmacy: https://www.griebspharmacy.com/
Walgreens Pharmacy: https://www.walgreens.com/findcare/vaccination/covid-19
Stamford Hospital: https://www.stamfordhealth.org/covid-19-update/covid-19-vaccination-information/
UConn Health: https://health.uconn.edu/coronavirus/covid-vaccine/
Yale New Haven Health: https://www.ynhhs.org/patient-care/covid-19/vaccine/get-your-covid-vaccine.aspx  or call the Yale COVID Hotline 1-833-275-9644
Hartford Health: https://hartfordhealthcare.org/health-wellness/covid-vaccine
 

For more information on the COVID-19 vaccine: ingredients, how it works, how is was made so quickly etc., please visit the drop down menu on the Town's COVID page (access from homepage red top banner) or the Health Department's COVID page, drop down menu under vaccines. 

Moderna Vaccine Fact Sheet
Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Fact Sheet