9 things you need to know about the COVID-19 vaccine: Who is eligible, how to get one

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Starting on April 18, all Virginians age 16 and older will be eligible for the coronavirus vaccine.

While health districts have continued to expand availability, many of you still have questions about the vaccine or have had trouble getting an appointment.

We’re working for you to make sure that you’re able to get an appointment if you want one, and that you feel prepared when the time comes.

How many Virginians are fully vaccinated?

Who is eligible?

Starting on April 18, all of Virginia will move to Phase 2 and anyone over the age of 16 will be eligible to receive the coronavirus vaccine.

Some health districts are already in Phase 2, below is a full map of Virginia’s health districts and counties and which phase they are currently in:


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