All youth aged 12 and older, are now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine.
are safe, effective and are the best way to protect your child, your
family, and your community from COVID-19. Vaccines will help students and
families to safely resume normal activities as soon as possible.
Health Canada has authorized the use of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for
youth aged 12 and up. Ontarians aged 12 to 17 are now able to book an appointment
for a free first dose of the vaccine. There will also be special “youth and
families clinics” happening throughout the weeks of June 14 and 21. Depending
on where you live, some clinics will offer appointments and others may be
Most children with COVID-19 have mild
symptoms or none at all. However, some children with COVID-19 can get very
sick. Children can also spread COVID-19 to other people. Vaccinating children
protects them from getting sick and reduces virus spread within their household
and the community.
Book a Vaccine Appointment
- Book an appointment online at the dark blue “Book a Vaccine” button on toronto.ca/covid-19 or by calling the provincial vaccine booking line at 1-833-943-3900 (TTY 1-866-797-0007)
- Find out where pop-up clinics are by following Vaccine Hunters Canada on social media