August 24, 2022

County Offering COVID-19 Vaccines to Children 6 Months to 5 Years

Montgomery County continues to provide COVID-19 vaccines for children ages 6 months to 5 years old. Parents are encouraged to protect their children and get them vaccinated.

The Pfizer-BioNtech and Moderna vaccines were recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. State of Maryland statistics estimate that there are more than 64,000 Montgomery County children in the age group of 6 months to 5 years old.

Multiple vaccination clinics are held weekly and appointments are encouraged, but not required. Learn about upcoming clinics and make an appointment at

The Maryland Department of Health also is providing vaccines to pediatricians and participating private local pharmacies.

For the latest COVID-19 updates, visit the County’s COVID-19 website.