COVID-19 vaccines are available to everyone 5 and older in Connecticut, free of charge.
For more information visit CT DPH
THIRD DOSES FOR IMMUNOCOMPROMISED INDIVIDUALS
Individuals who are moderately or severely immunocompromised may be eligible to receive a third dose of the Moderna or Pfizer vaccine. For information about eligibility, visit the CDC webpage.
CDC says that everyone 18 and older should get a booster shot.
If you received Pfizer or Moderna, you should a booster at least 6 months after completing your primary series.
If you got Janssen/J&J, you should get a booster at least 2 months after your primary vaccination.
You may choose which vaccine to receive as a booster dose.
Some people may have a preference for the vaccine type that they originally received, and others may prefer to get a different booster.
CDC’s recommendations now allow for this type of mix and match dosing for booster shots.
For more information about who is eligible visit the CDC website.