Who's Eligible For COVID-19 vaccine ?

Ages 12 and older are eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine in Alabama.


The Pfizer vaccine is the only COVID-19 vaccine currently authorized for ages 12 and older. The Pfizer vaccine has been federally approved for individuals ages 16 and older. Currently, our county health departments are giving the Moderna vaccine, which is authorized for ages 18 and older. Other providers, such as hospitals and some pharmacies, are giving the Pfizer vaccine. These other providers may also be offering the Johnson and Johnson vaccine, which is currently not authorized for those under 18 years of age. If you are 12-17 years of age, please check or contact the provider to see which vaccine is offered before scheduling your appointment.

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Additional Information About COVID-19


For more information about COVID-19 in Alabama, visit Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).

For general COVID-19 questions, call 1-800-270-7268 or email Telephone calls are answered from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding holidays. Interpreters are available.

This is a rapidly evolving situation. The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) is providing updated information and guidance on this website, as well as Facebook and Twitter, as it becomes available.

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Volunteer Opportunities - COVID-19 vaccine

Alabama ReadyOp Volunteer Response System


The Alabama ReadyOp Volunteer Response System is a partnership between the Governor’s Office of Volunteer Services and the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) that integrates local, regional, and statewide volunteer resources to assist our public health and healthcare systems in planning and communication. This is the State of Alabama’s online system for managing public health and medical disaster volunteer responders. This system supports personnel who may be utilized during disasters, all-hazard response efforts, and public health activities. Visit to learn more and register.
Alabama's Vaccination Rollout Efforts

Important Link:

The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) is actively recruiting and welcoming volunteers to assist with COVID-19 vaccination clinics throughout the state. Persons who wish to volunteer are asked to email their contact information to
Other Opportunities

You can help in many ways, from delivering groceries to the elderly to providing legal and accounting assistance to struggling businesses. Register to go out and serve or help from home at

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