Children (ages 5-17)
Teens ages 12 to 17 years old should receive the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 booster shot at least 5 months after completing their Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 primary series.
Currently, a booster shot is not recommended for children younger than 12 years old.
Do you or your child need to get your COVID-19 vaccine?
Where to Find COVIC-19 Vaccines
Need COVID-19 related resources or need help finding a vaccine event in your neighborhood?
Contact the Arizona Department of Health Services Office of Health Equity at firstname.lastname@example.org. We can provide assistance in English and Spanish!
Here are some helpful resources for you and your child!
- CDC COVID-19 toolkit for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (English and Spanish)
- Autism Self-Advocacy Network COVID-19 Vaccine Fact Sheet (English and Spanish)
- ADDPC COVID-19 Information Guide for Parents of Children with Disabilities (English)
- ADDPC COVID-19 Information Guide for Parents of Children with Disabilities (Spanish)
Would you like to visit a community-based vaccine event or a clinic in your neighborhood?
You can use the ADHS Find COVID-19 Vaccine online tool on a computer or mobile device to locate the nearest event. Please visit: azhealth.gov/FindVaccines or type ADHS Find Vaccine into your favorite browser. This Find Vaccine website has a filter to search for vaccines by age group and location.
Reminder: it is your right, under the law, to request reasonable accommodation for a disability, wherever you choose to get the vaccine. Use the contact information provided for an event to make a request.
 Spreat, S., Cox, R., & Davis, M. (N.D.). COVID-19 case and mortality report: Intellectual or developmental disabilities.
 Gleason, Ross, Fossi, Blonksy, Tobias, & Stephens (2021). The devastating impact of COVID-19 on individuals with intellectual disabilities in the United States. New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) Catalyst.
 COVID-19 vaccines for kids: What you need to know. https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/coronavirus/in-depth/covid-19-vaccines-for-kids/art-20513332.