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COVID-19 Information & Updates

Thanks to the Bucks County Immunization Coalition and Montgomery County Immunization Coalition for providing all of us with information to stay as informed and healthy as possible!

Bucks County COVID-19 Vaccine Info: Website & Resources

  • The County’s vaccination sites offer the Pfizer vaccine to everyone age 12 and older; both the Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson vaccines are available at all County locations. Individuals can schedule an appointment through  https://trackmyvaccine.com/register. Walk-ins are available at all locations.
  • View COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Location Flyers: Central Bucks | Lower Bucks | Upper Bucks
  • Need a ride to your vaccination appointment? Bucks County Transport will provide round trip transportation to Bucks County residents for vaccination appointments in Bucks County. Rides are available from Monday – Friday from 6 AM to 6 PM. Call Bucks County Transport at 888-795-0740 (M-F 8 AM to 4 PM) at least two days in advance of your vaccination appointment. Riders aged 65 and over will be required to register for Bucks County Transport’s Shared Ride Program to receive a free ride. Applications can be found on Bucks County Transport’s website or by calling 888-795-0740.

Montgomery County COVID-19 Vaccine Info: Website & Resources

  • “Montgomery County is currently administering the Pfizer vaccine for those aged 12 and older and the Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) vaccine for those aged 18 and older at its COVID-19 vaccine clinics. The J&J vaccine has not been authorized for those under the age of 18. Anyone under the age of 18 who registers for or walks up to a clinic only offering J&J will be turned away. All minors (under age 18) that are to be vaccinated must be physically accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.”
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Directions & Parking Information
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Flyers: English | Spanish | Chinese | Korean
  • Are you homebound? Call the hotline, 1-833-875-3967, and ask for help in getting the COVID-19 vaccine! The flyer is available in English | Chinese | Korean | Spanish
  • Resources, Videos & Downloads are available at the bottom of the Montgomery County COVID-19 Vaccine page. Share widely!

Vaccines.Gov. All Pennsylvanians age 12 and older are eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. The PA Department of Health uses vaccines.gov as the mapping source to help individuals find a location where they can get vaccinated. Click here for PA Department of Health information and resources.

Resources Shared through the Montgomery County Immunization Coalition. Thank you, MCIC!

AmVAXadors help distribute accurate and timely COVID-19 vaccine information by sharing social content, informational flyers, videos, and updates with friends, family, neighbors, peer, and social networks. Individuals who are passionate about people in their community getting the COVID-19 vaccine and willing to share COVID-19 vaccine information from credible sources are invited to become an AmVAXador! Learn more from the 6/29/21 training and materials and visit the AmVAXador website. Click here for the social media toolkit in Spanish! You can request to become an AmVAXador here by completing this form.

Association of Immunization Managers. Review the talking points: Vaccine Effectiveness and Variant Strains of the COVID-19 Virus

CDC Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People. Review the public health recommendations for fully vaccinated people. This guidance continues to be updated and expanded based on the level of community spread of SARS-CoV-2, the proportion of the population that is fully vaccinated, and the rapidly evolving science on COVID-19 vaccines. Last updated May 28, 2021.

Kaiser Family Foundation’s Greater Than COVID initiative is offering free informational materials in English and Spanish to support community outreach about the COVID-19 vaccines. Each COVID-19 information kit includes: 100 door hangers, 150 tri-fold palm cards, and 10 Let’s Talk about the COVID-19 Vaccines buttons. Order your free kit!

Montgomery County COVID-19 Vaccine Town Hall Recordings. Montgomery County, PA continues to host virtual COVID-19 Town Halls to answer questions and concerns about the vaccine. This playlist is a compilation of all vaccine town halls held to date. There is no cost to attend any of these events and registration is open to all. To check the calendar for upcoming events, visit www.montcopa.org/Calendar.

The Conversation: Between Us, About Us is a campaign to provide Black and Latinx communities with credible information about COVID-19 vaccines. #BetweenUsAboutUs

The KFF COVID-19 Vaccine Monitor is an ongoing research project tracking the public’s attitudes and experiences with COVID-19 vaccinations. Using a combination of surveys and qualitative research, this project tracks the dynamic nature of public opinion as vaccine development and distribution unfold, including vaccine confidence and acceptance, information needs, trusted messengers and messages, as well as the public’s experiences with vaccination.

United Methodists Health Ministry Fund recently released “Faith in Vaccines Toolkit: Tips and Resources to Help Pastors Support COVID-19 Vaccination”. The toolkit can be found here.

U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services COVID-19 Vaccine Resources. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Office of Minority Health (CMS OMH) have compiled these Federal resources on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine for health care professionals, partners and patients, including a list of resources in other languages.

VaxText is a free text messaging resource, that reminds people to get their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. People text ENROLL to 1-833-VaxText (829-8398) to start getting their weekly second dose reminders in either English or Spanish. VaxText also encourages patients to sign up for V-safe, a tool that allows people to record their health status after vaccination.

V-Safe is a smartphone based tool that uses text messaging and web surveys to provide personalized health check-ins after you receive a COVID-19 vaccination. Through V-Safe, you can quickly tell the CDC if you have any side effects after getting the COVID-19 vaccine. Depending on your answers, someone from the CDC may call to check on you and get more information. V-Safe will also remind you to get your second COVID-19 vaccine dose if you need one. Flyers: Korean, Chinese Simplified, Spanish, Vietnamese, English .

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