The Montgomery County Commission on Veterans Affairs wants area veterans to know that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is currently making COVID-19 appointments available to specific groups of veterans at its Washington, D.C., and its Martinsburg, W. Va., medical centers.
In order to get vaccinated at a center, a veteran must be enrolled in VA Health Care.
Vaccine appointments are being taken for:
- Veterans ages 65 and older.
- Veterans who are younger, if they:
- Have a co-morbidity.
- Are experiencing homelessness.
- Live in group home.
- Are on renal dialysis.
- Use a wheelchair.