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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.

When making an appointment for those between the ages of 16-18, only go to clinics offering Pfizer vaccine.

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

CDC’s Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System
VAERS Fact Sheet:  https://www.cdc.gov/vaccinesafety/pdf/vaers_factsheet1.pdf
VAERS online reporting:  https://vaers.hhs.gov/index.html

State Vaccine Program: eligibility, access, and support 

  • 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

State Health Department Vaccine Roll-out Information click HERE

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. 

CT DPH Releases Vaccine Eligibility Criteria  (1-17-21)

Governor Lamont's Press Release on Phase 1b Vaccinations (1-14-21)

For Town of Darien vaccine availabilty information click HERE.

Darien Health Department Press Release regarding vaccines.
Moderna Vaccine Fact Sheet
Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Fact Sheet