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FEMA News Release: FEMA, VDH partner to allow for ages 12-15 to be vaccinated, additional clinics operational

Release Date Release Number
R3-21-NR-077
Release Date:
May 13, 2021

Norfolk, Virginia — FEMA and the Commonwealth of Virginia, through the Virginia Department of Health and Virginia Department of Emergency Management, continue to work together to provide additional access to the COVID-19 vaccines. In alignment with the updated Emergency Use Authorization for Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine, FEMA and VDH will start administering the Pfizer vaccine to ages 12+ at the Military Circle Mall Community Vaccination Center as well as at upcoming pop-up clinics throughout Hampton Roads.

All clinics are walk-in and do not require an appointment. Those interested in getting their vaccine must bring a valid ID or any document that provides proof of name. Individuals who are 12-17 will need to have a parent or guardian with them at the vaccination site to receive the vaccine or a signed permission slip at school events.

Upcoming Clinics

  • Military Circle Mall
    • Open daily till May 22, (9 a.m. - 7 p.m.)
    • 880 Military Circle Mall, Norfolk, VA 23502
    • Single dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine (18+)
    • 1st or 2nd Dose of Pfizer vaccine (12+)
  • YMCA (Granby)
    • May 15 (9 a.m. - 1 p.m.) & May 16 (1 p.m. - 5 p.m.)
    • 2901 Granby St, Norfolk, VA 23504
    • 1st or 2nd Dose of Pfizer vaccine (12+)
  • Norfolk Tides Opening Night
    • May 18 (5:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.)
    • Harbor Park, 150 Park Avenue, Norfolk, VA 23510
    • Single dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine (18+)
  • Mount Peninsula (Yorktown)
    • May 18, May 20 (2 p.m. - 7 p.m.)
    • 6406 George Washington Memorial Hwy, Yorktown, VA 23692
    • Single dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine (18+)

School Events

  • Virginia High Schools (students and staff event)
    • 1st Dose of Pfizer (12+)

School

Date

Bayside and Kempsville

Tuesday, May 18, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Green Run, Green Run Collegiate and Kellam

Wednesday, May 19, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Salem and Cox

Thursday, May 20, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Tallwood and Princess Anne

Friday, May 21, 8: a.m. - 2 p.m.

Ocean Lakes and Landstown

Tuesday, May 25, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

First Colonial

Wednesday, May 26, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.

  • Portsmouth High Schools (students and staff event)
    • 1st Dose of Pfizer (12+)

School

Date

IC Norcom                        

Tuesday, May 18, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Woodrow Wilson      

Wednesday, May 19, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Churchland

Thursday, May 20, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

 

2nd Dose Pfizer Clinics

  • Saint Gregory the Great Catholic Church
    • May 15 (9 a.m. - 12 Noon.), May 16 (3 p.m. - 7 p.m.)
    • 5345 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462
    • 2nd doses of Pfizer
  • Shiloh Baptist Church
    • May 20, (10 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
    • 745 Park Ave, Norfolk, VA 23504
    • 2nd doses of Pfizer
  • 1st Baptist Church in South Hills
    • May 17 (2 p.m. - 6 p.m.), May 19 (2 p.m. - 6 p.m.), May 22 (10 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
    • 3633 Galberry Rd, Chesapeake, VA 23323
    • 2nd doses of Pfizer
  • Gethsemane Baptist Church (Newport News)
    • May 17 (4 p.m. - 7 p.m.), May 19 (12 Noon - 3 p.m.), May 21 (4 p.m. - 7 p.m.)
    • 5406 Roanoke Ave, Newport News, VA 23605
    • 2nd doses of Pfizer

*First doses will be available at second dose clinics; VDH will be scheduling and administer second doses, which may be at a different location.

Those interested in getting their vaccine must bring a valid ID or any document that provides proof of name. Individuals who are 12-17 will need to have a parent or guardian with them at the vaccination site to receive the vaccine or a signed permission slip at school events.

Reasonable accommodation for people with access and functional needs is available as well as information and onsite interpretation in a variety of languages, including American Sign Language.  

For information on all available clinics visit https://vaccinate.virginia.gov or call 1-877-829-4682.  

For more on the ongoing vaccination efforts in Virginia, visit fema.gov/disaster/4512 or vaemergency.gov

 

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Last updated May 13, 2021