Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine has been authorized for use in children
ages 5 to 11 following approval by state and federal regulatory
agencies. Placer County Public Health also has plans to open
its existing county-run vaccination clinics to children age 5-11
to provide access for children who have challenges accessing
vaccinations through a regular healthcare provider or pharmacy.
NOTICE: All Californians 12 and older are now eligible to
receive a vaccine. Please bring identification with you to your
Pfizer’s vaccine has been authorized for ages 12 and up. Moderna
and J&J vaccines are currently authorized for ages 18 and up.
Please check with your provider regarding the brand if the
recipient is under the age of 18.