COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

VDH_Vaccinate_Virginia_Social_v1COVID-19 vaccination helps keep you from getting COVID-19. The vaccines currently available in the United States are effective at preventing COVID-19, and are important tools to stop the pandemic. Learn more:

Get your shot and help others make a plan to get vaccinated.

Getting a shot has never been easier—vaccines are readily available at many supermarket pharmacies, hospitals, doctor’s offices, local health department clinics, and state-run community vaccination centers. To find a vaccine provider near you, visit, call 877-VAX-IN-VA (877-829-4682), or text your ZIP code to GETVAX (438829) for English or VACUNA (822862) for Spanish. Call center representatives are available from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m., Monday through Saturday. All Virginia residents aged 12 and older are eligible to get vaccinated. 

Everyone age 12 and older is eligible for the Covid-19 vaccine.

Pre-registration is no longer required. Find out how to get your 1st or 2nd dose by visiting to locate a clinic near you. Or please visit the Mary Washington Healthcare Vaccine website at

Stay Updated: 

Virginia Department of Health Situation Summary for updates.

Rappahannock Area Health District

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Face Coverings

Executive Order #63 Requirement to Wear Face Covering While Inside Buildings

For additional questions or concerns about face covering guidelines, please call the Virginia COVID hotline: 1-877-ASK-VDH3

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