COVID-19 vaccines are an important tool to reducing transmission and returning the community to normal operations. Together, we will end the pandemic.

Everyone 5 years of age and older is now eligible, and those 18 and older may be eligible for a booster shot.
Get a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as you can.

How do I get a vaccine appointment?

My Turn

Check MyTurn.ca.gov or call (833) 422-4255 for help finding a nearby COVID-19 vaccine appointment. If appointments are not available, sign up to be notified when they are.

VaccineFinder

You can also look for vaccine appointments on the CDC’s VaccineFinder.
 

Need a ride? Lyft is offering free transportation to vaccine appointments.

Host a Clinic for Staff or the Community

Through the Community Foundation of Santa Cruz County, we provide funding and support to local businesses and organizations to help us reach herd immunity.

Fill out the Vaccine Program Interest Form or email HSAC19VaccineClinics@santacruzcounty.us.
Questions? See our FAQ.
Homebound and need vaccine?
Please complete this survey to help Public Health in planning for homebound vaccination efforts.

 

You can also check with your healthcare provider or local pharmacy. See below.

COVID-19 Vaccine Information for Santa Cruz County Residents
If you are over 12 and need help making an appointment, call the Bridges to Access Vaccination Helpline at (831) 219-8607. Leave your name, phone number, age and zip code, and Community Bridges’ staff will call back within 48 hours. For assistance scheduling vaccinations and testing call (831)-440-3556 (English, Spanish, Mixteco and Triqui).
Healthcare System Current Eligibility How to Schedule an Appointment
Kaiser Permanente

Individuals 5 and older.

Call 866-454-8855 or visit https://mydoctor.kaiserpermanente.org/covid-19/covid-19-vaccine.
Non-Kasier patients should go to https://mydoctor.kaiserpermanente.org/covid-19/not-a-kaiser-permanente-member.
Sutter Health/Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF) Individuals 5 and older. Contact Sutter/PAMF to schedule a vaccination appointment: www.sutterhealth.org/covid-vaccine or by phone (844) 987-6115
Dignity Health Medical Group – Dominican Individuals 5 and older. Sign up for notifications or make an appointment through https://myturn.ca.gov. For Dignity Health patients, more information is available at http://www.dhmf.org/dominican. Please call (831) 288-6526 for assistance.
Doctors on Duty Patients 18 and older. Call to make an appointment.
Santa Cruz 831-425-7991
Watsonville 831-722-1444
Watsonville Vaccination Center Individuals 5 and older. Closed November 25 - 28, 2021
250 Main St., Watsonville Thursday/Saturday 9am – 1pm and Friday/Sunday 2pm- 6pm. Appointments can be made at https://myturn.ca.gov or by calling the COVID-19 hotline: 833-422-4255
Salud Para La Gente Individuals 5 and older. To schedule an appointment, text VAX to (831) 728-0222. Walk-in vaccination clinic available at the Watsonville Farmers’ Market: Peck St. & Main St, Watsonville, every Friday 2:30pm – 4:30pm
Santa Cruz Community Health (SCCH) Patients 12+, first shots & boosters, Tuesday--Friday;
Patients 5-11, first shots, Tuesday—Saturday, starting 11/16/21
Call (831) 427-3500 to schedule a COVID-19 vaccination appointment.
Emeline Health Center Healthcare workers, EHC patients 5 and older. To make an appointment, contact the main line at (831) 454-4100.
Watsonville Health Center Healthcare workers, WHC patients 5 and older. To make an appointment please call 831-763-8185. You may also contact the clinic main line (831) 763-8400.
Homeless Persons Health Project (HPHP) People experiencing homelessness or anybody eligible 5+. To make an appointment, call (831) 454-2080 or use the following link - https://calendly.com/covid-iz/hphp
Rite Aid Check website for eligibility. https://www.riteaid.com/pharmacy/covid-qualifier
CVS Check website for eligibility. https://www.cvs.com/immunizations/covid-19-vaccine
Walgreen's Check website for eligibility. https://www.walgreens.com/topic/promotion/covid-vaccine.jsp
Safeway Check website for eligibility. https://www.safeway.com/vaccinations/home
If you would like to be notified when it is your turn. Sign up at: https://myturn.ca.gov/. COVID-19 hotline: 833-422-4255.

 

 

 
 

 

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