Reduce the risk of

COVID-19

We understand you may have questions about how the vaccines. It makes sense to have questions about something as important as this. Here are some important points to consider:

  • The COVID-19 vaccines which are currently available are the result of a worldwide effort to speed delivery of life-saving technology.
  • While the vaccines were delivered in record time, none of the typical steps were skipped in their testing or development.
  • Even if you had COVID-19, it’s still important to get vaccinated. The natural immunity your body had after being sick doesn’t last forever.

Need more information?
 
Working with our partners, we’ve created a guide to some of the most frequently asked questions and concerns about how the COVID-19 vaccines work. Click here to view it. You can also print it out and share it with your friends and family.

 

Don’t let the lack of childcare or transportation stop you from getting vaccinated.

We’ve heard from many of you that if vaccinations were more convienient you’d be willing to get vaccinated. We’ve got you covered. Be on the lookout for pop-up vaccination events at frequently visited spots like retail stores, gyms and even apartment complexes all over El Paso County.

YMCA of El Paso is offering free childcare services for individuals going to get their COVID-19 vaccine. Individuals can drop off their child at the YMCA’s three locations Monday thru Friday, 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., and Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. To find a location near you, visit https://elpasoymca.org/.

 

 

There are many providers in our community which are providing COVID-19 vaccinations.

Some require appointments others don’t. Click here for information on where you can get vaccinated: https://www.reducetherisk915.org/get-the-vaccine/. You can also follow us on Facebook and Twitter to learn about pop-up vaccination sites around the region.