The Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines have been fully approved by the Food and Drug Administration for protection against COVID-19 and other variants. These vaccines are safe, and effective, and work to prevent severe illness and hospitalization due to coronavirus. Individuals with disabilities are at increased risk for health complications following COVID-19, especially those with heart conditions, obesity, breathing difficulties, and/or immunocompromised. Talk with your doctor about any concerns you may have with your personal health status.
Please check out these resources by clicking on the links below:
Florida Department of Health (FDOH)
For any questions related to COVID-19: 1-866-779-6121 or emailing COVIDfirstname.lastname@example.org. The FDOH Call Center is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Florida Department of Health dedicated COVID-19 webpage:
Locate and obtain contact information for your local County Health Department:
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)CDC website with up to date information related to COVID-19:
COVID-19 by county:
Vaccine site locator:
ASL COVID-19 YouTube series:
Asking for accommodations when getting vaccinated:
Easy to read COVID-19 information:
Free N-95 respirators:
Asking for accommodations in the workplace due to COVID-19:
Emotional support resources for COVID-19:
COVID-19 testing sites:
Need COVID-19 vaccine assistance? Contact our COVID-19 Vaccine Specialist by email: email@example.com, or call 352-378-7474 using the extension 2051.