Information on COVID-19

The City of Rancho Palos Verdes continues to monitor the latest COVID-19 public health guidance and vaccine information from the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, the California Department of Public Health, and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

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COVID-19 Vaccine Boosters Now Available to Anyone Ages 18+18 plus

California has expanded eligibility for COVID-19 vaccine booster shots to everyone ages 18+.

If you received the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine:

The L.A. County Department of Public Health recommends booster doses for everyone age 18 and older who received their second dose at least 6 months ago. Booster doses are strongly recommended if you are:

If you are moderately to severely immunocompromised and have already received your third dose, you should consider getting a booster dose (this would be six months after your third dose). Talk with your doctor.

If you received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine:

The L.A. County Department of Public Health strongly recommends booster shots for everyone who was vaccinated two or more months ago.
 
Can I get a different vaccine for my booster dose? 

You may choose which vaccine you receive as a booster dose. It can be a booster dose of Pfizer, Moderna, or J&J COVID-19 vaccine. Talk to your doctor if you have questions about the risks and benefits of a booster or about which vaccine to get as a booster.

Pfizer Vaccine Now Available to Children Ages 5-115-11

L.A. County vaccine providers are now administering the Pfizer vaccine to children 5 to 11 years old after U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Rochelle P. Walensky affirmed the recommendation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to expand the emergency use authorization for the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.
 
In L.A. County, an estimated 900,000 children between the ages of 5 and 11 are newly eligible for vaccinations.
 
All L.A. County Department of Public Health sites began offering Pfizer for children 5 to 11 years old on November 3, 2021, along with many pharmacies and clinics. Some sites require appointments; walk-ins are welcome at the Public Health sites. Children will need to be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult and have a signed consent form.
 
Parents are able to make an appointment using the County website at VaccinateLACounty.com and will be able to make an appointment using MyTurn.CA.gov. Many pharmacies and clinics countywide are also accepting appointments through their own systems. Parents are encouraged to call the site ahead of time to verify that they are vaccinating children.
 
Learn more at VaccinateLACounty.com.

Need an In-Home Vaccination?

If you are home-bound, you can request an in-home vaccination from the L.A. County Department of Public Health by calling the DPH Vaccine Call Center 833-540-0473 (open daily from 8 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.), or by filling out an online request form at vaccinatelacounty.com.