BREVARD COUNTY — With the approval of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines can now be administered to children ages 5 to 11.

Previously, Pfizer vaccines had been approved for minors starting at age 12. Pfizer COVID-19 for those ages 5 and up are also offered at many clinic and pharmacy locations in Brevard and throughout the nation. Go to www.Vaccines.gov to find the most convenient site.

The Florida Department of Health in Brevard County will begin offering the pediatric Pfizer vaccine next week. Parents or guardians must accompany the child. The vaccine will be available on a walk-in basis per the schedule below.

Viera Clinic is located at 2555 Judge Fran Jamieson Way, Viera.

Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1- 4 p.m

Melbourne Clinic is located at 601 East University Blvd, Melbourne.

Fridays only from 1:30– 4 p.m.

Titusville Clinic is located at 611 N Singleton Ave, Titusville.

Fridays only from 1:30-4 p.m.

Additional information, including the Pfizer Vaccine information Fact Sheet for Children Ages 5 - 11 and the COVID-19 Vaccine Screening and Consent Form are available on the Florida Department of Health in Brevard website.

The department, nationally accredited by the Public Health Accreditation Board, works to protect, promote and improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county and community efforts. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter at @HealthyFla. For more information about the Florida Department of Health please visit www.FloridaHealth.gov.

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