VDH COVID-19 Vaccination Response (main page)

The Virginia Department of Health has launched a dedicated section of their website for information pertaining to the COVID-19 vaccine. We encourage members of the business community to utilize the resources available. Below you will find direct links to the main sections currently included:

Find your eligibility phase in English and Spanish.

Please list your race/ethnicity when you sign up for your vaccine and on the day of your appointment. We ask because this helps to ensure fair and equitable vaccine access and distribution to all Virginians.

Asegúrese de incluir su raza y etnicidad cuando se registre para recibir la vacuna de COVID19 o el día de su vacuna. Su información ayudara a mantener acceso y distribución equitativa de la vacuna de COVID 19 a todas las comunidades en Virginia.

Below you will find a summary of some of the resources and information provided by the Virginia Department of Health.

News Updates

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May 21, 2021US Department of Labor, local advocacy groups to host Spanish language webinar on wage, leave protections for frontline, other workers
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