COVID-19 Vaccines Now Available to New Yorkers Aged 16 and Older
New York State has opened its COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to those 16 and older. State vaccination sites are available around our region, including at SUNY Oneonta, SUNY Polytechnic Institute in Utica, SUNY Binghamton, and SUNY Albany. Every vaccination brings us one step closer to ending this pandemic. Visit New York State’s online vaccine clinic finder tool to find a location near you and make an appointment.
We Need Everyone to Help us Turn the Corner
Studies show that COVID-19 vaccines are effective at keeping you from getting COVID-19. Getting a COVID-19 vaccine can also help keep you from getting seriously ill or even developing symptoms at all if you’re ever exposed to COVID-19. COVID-19 vaccination is an important tool to help us get back to normal. Learn more about how getting vaccinated will protect you and your loved ones.
The COVID-19 Vaccines are Safe & Effective
More than 165 million COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered across the United States. The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) estimates that approximately 70 to 85 percent of the population needs to become fully vaccinated to stop the spread of COVID-19. We still have a long way to go, so getting a vaccine as soon as you’re able will help us make it across the finish line.