Ventura County Public Health Clinics have the new COVID-19 vaccines for ages 6 months - 18 years to those eligible for the Vaccines for Children Program (VFC) and for adults uninsured or underinsured ages 19 years and up through the Bridge Access Program (BAP).
Who is eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine?
Who should get vaccinated?
The CDC recommends that everyone 6 months and older stay up to date on COVID-19 vaccine. Those who are at highest risk of severe consequences of COVID-19 and should prioritize getting vaccinated include:
- Older adults 65+
- People who are pregnant
- People who are immunocompromised
- People with certain medical conditions such as a chronic disease or cancer
- People with disabilities
People who are more than 2 months out from their last dose of COVID-19 vaccine should get an updated vaccine to protect themselves.
How many doses am I eligible for?
Everyone 6 months and older is recommended to receive at least 1 updated vaccine. Depending on your age and health conditions, you may be eligible for additional doses. You are most protected when you stay up to date on your COVID-19 vaccination. Talk to your healthcare provider or your local pharmacist if you have questions.
Which COVID-19 vaccine should I get?
The updated Pfizer and Moderna vaccines for Fall 2023-2024 are recommended for everyone 6 months and older:
- Everyone 5 years of age and older is recommended for a single updated dose as long as it's been at least 2 months since the last dose.
- Unvaccinated infants and toddlers under 5 years of age are recommended for 2-3 updated doses, while those who have received prior doses are recommended for 1-2 additional doses
- Everyone 6 months of age and older who is immunocompromised may receive an additional updated doses
Where and How Can I Get My Vaccine?
Safe, free, and effective COVID-19 vaccines are now available to everyone ages six months and up. COVID-19 vaccines are offered at over 200 sites in Ventura County by a network of medical offices, community clinics, pharmacies, Public Health clinics, and mobile clinics. In addition, vaccine appointments may be made on My Turn - California Vaccine Scheduling & Notifications\ or by calling (833) 422-4255 (available in multiple languages) for scheduling support.
County of Ventura Sponsored Clinics
Ventura County Public Health offers COVID-19 vaccination clinics at the following locations for those without insurance (Vaccine For Children and Bridge Access Program). Please visit My Turn - California Vaccine Scheduling & Notifications or VFC Provider Locations – California Vaccines for Children (VFC) (eziz.org) to schedule an appointment.
|North Oxnard Public Health Clinic
2240 E. Gonzales Rd, Suite 140
Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
|South Oxnard Public Health Clinic (C Street)
2500 S. C St., Suite B1
Hours: Monday-Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Updated Pfizer Covid Vaccine for ages 6 months- 4 years old now available at the North Oxnard and South Oxnard Public Health Clinics for children who qualify for the VFC program.
Updated Pfizer Covid Vaccine for adults age 19 years and up now available at the North Oxnard and South Oxnard Public Health Clinics for individuals who are uninsured adults (no health insurance) or are underinsured adults (vaccines are not covered by insurance) Bridge Access Program.
What To Bring To Your Appointment
Bring a form of documentation with your name on it. You do not need a government-issued ID to receive a vaccine. Undocumented individuals are eligible to receive a vaccine regardless of their immigration status. Examples of acceptable documentation include student ID, library card, rental agreement, utility bill, a REAL ID, state driver’s license or identification card, and passport, among others. For minors under the age of 17 years, please have proof of birthdate in your documents (birth certificate, school portal information, passport, etc.)
Free Transportation to Get Vaccinated
For a limited time, some providers are offering free transportation to vaccination centers. Please contact the providers in advance to schedule transportation.
- Ventura County Area Agency on Aging: For older adults 60-64 with a valid ADA card and all adults 65+. Must schedule a week in advance.
- Gold Coast Transit serving Oxnard, Ventura, Port Hueneme, Ojai, and surrounding unincorporated areas
*Must schedule a day in advance
COVID 19 Vaccine Questions
How can I get a copy of my vaccination record if I lose my vaccination card? +
- Get a digital copy of your COVID-19 vaccine record at https://myvaccinerecord.cdph.ca.gov/.
- You can request a copy of your vaccination records directly from the California Immunization Registry by filling out this form: https://cairforms.cairweb.org/AuthorizationToRelease/AuthorizationToRelease. If you are not able to complete this form, contact the CAIR Help Desk 800-578-7889 or email CAIRHelpDesk@cdph.ca.gov
What are the potential side effects of the vaccine? +
Find more information here: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Who do I notify if I have a reaction to the vaccine? +
All “reactions” to the vaccine should be reported to the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System VAERS)