COVID-19 Vaccination Information


COVID-19 Booster

All Vaccinated People 12+ are Eligible for a Booster Shot

COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots (CDC)

Adults age 50 and older and some immunocompromised individuals are now eligible to get a second booster, at least 4 months after their first booster.

Wondering when to get a COVID booster shot? Learn more from CDC about when you can get your booster. You can stay safer if you get your booster as soon as you reach your eligibility date.

For more information about boosters, please see educational resources below.

COVID-19 Testing Guidance

COVID-19 symptoms can feel like a common cold, seasonal allergies, or the flu. It’s important for you to get tested. If you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms you should get tested, even if you are fully vaccinated.

You can book a free COVID-19 test appointment, find a walk-in testing clinic, or buy a self-test kit from your local drug store. For more information about COVID-19 testing:

Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order 2 sets of 4 free at-home tests. If you already ordered your first set, order a second today.

For free at-home COVID-19 tests, visit

Face Mask Guidance

Masks are still strongly recommended in crowded indoor public spaces, such as schools, public transit & shopping centers. This helps continue to protect our most vulnerable communities & loved ones against COVID-19.


COVID-19 Vaccination Information

Get vaccinated for COVID-19—it’s safe, effective and free. Appointments are available for all residents age 5 and up through the state’s My Turn system. Schedule an appointment at or call 1-833-422-4255.

For step-by-step directions on scheduling a vaccination appointment, click here for English and here for Spanish.

Go to or text your ZIP code to 438829 to check availability at participating pharmacies, or click on the link below:

Humboldt County COVID-19 Vaccine Resource List

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