Posted 1/14/2021 at 4:00 PMNY Residents Ages 65 And Older Can Now Get Vaccinated
Effective immediately, New Yorkers who are over the age of 65 will now be eligible to get a coronavirus vaccine.
The following groups in Phase 1B of the vaccination rollout plan can start making vaccination appointments for dates on or after January 11.
- Teachers and other school staff, including in-person college instructors
- First responders
- Public safety workers
- Public transit workers
- Corrections officers
- Childcare workers
- Public-facing grocery store workers
- Individuals living and working in homeless shelters
- People ages 65 and older
For important information, including what to know if you are getting and/or administering the vaccine, click here.