COVID-19 Vaccines for Teachers, School Staff, & Childcare Workers
Teachers, school staff and childcare workers across Louisiana are now eligible to receive vaccines to help protect them against COVID-19. On March 2, 2021, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services issued a directive that all states immediately make eligible staff of Pre-K through 12 schools and childcare workers for COVID-19 vaccination across all vaccination providers. Pharmacy locations that are part of CDC’s Federal Retail Pharmacy Program are prioritizing teachers, school staff, and childcare workers for COVID-19 vaccination.
Visit COVID-19 Vaccine Locations or call 211 to find out where to get vaccinated in your community and schedule an appointment.
Who can get vaccinated?
- Teachers and staff in
- Pre-K–12 schools
- Childcare centers
- Head Start and Early Head Start programs
- Part C Early Intervention programs
- Licensed childcare providers, including center-based and family care providers and home visitors
- Classroom aides
- Bus drivers
- Administration staff
- Cafeteria workers
- Substitute teachers
How do I schedule a vaccination appointment?
Teachers, school staff, and childcare workers who are interested in getting vaccinated should visit COVID-19 Vaccine Locations or call 211 to find out where vaccine is available in your community and schedule an appointment.