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DC Kids Under 5 Can Get COVID Vaccine Starting Tuesday

The District will begin offering COVID-19 vaccines to children ages six months and older at COVID Centers in all eight wards beginning Tuesday, June...

Kids 5 to 11 Can Now Get the COVID-19 Booster in...

Check your child's vaccination card! It could be they're eligible for a third dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. And it is now available in...

Masks Optional Inside DC Public Schools Starting Mar. 16

Friday afternoon, DC Public Schools (DCPS) announced that masks would be optional for students beginning Wednesday, Mar. 16. Earlier in the week, DC Health released...

DC Institutes Vaccine Requirement Starting Jan. 15

Vaccination will be required to patronize certain indoor establishments beginning at 6 a.m. Jan. 15, 2022 Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) announced at a press...

DC to Lift Mask Mandate Monday

The District will lift the indoor mask requirement for most businesses as of Monday, Nov. 22. Masks will still be required in settings such as...

Where to Take Your 5 to 11 Year Old to Get...

When the Center for Disease Control (CDC) announced Tuesday that they had approved use of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for use in children aged...

DC To Begin Vaccinating Kids 5-11 This Week

On Tuesday, Nov. 2 following official approval from the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for use of the COVID-19...

District Announces COVID-19 Vaccination Plans for Kids

On Friday, Oct. 29 the District announced initial plans to get the COVID-19 vaccine to children. Earlier this week, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

Focus on Physicians Over Schools in District Child Vaccination Plans

On Oct. 26, a committee of vaccine advisors for the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) voted in favor of recommending the FDA grant emergency use...

Mayor: Health Care Workers Must Be Vaccinated by Sept. 30

Mayor Muriel Bowser and DC Health Director LaQuandra Nesbitt announced that by Sept. 30, 2021 all health care workers in the District of Columbia...
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