Colorado Springs, Colorado 2021-11-29 21:50:06 –
The Denver-Police administration today announced that Colorado’s vaccination rate for the first dose in groups aged 5-11 has exceeded 20%, making Colorado the eighth highest in the United States.
“Many Colorado children and parents make the common-sense decision to protect themselves from this dangerous virus by getting safe and effective vaccines and leading other western states in the process. It’s great to see. The Governor of Colorado needs more Colorado to follow the examples set by the young people who are playing their part in supporting this pandemic and protecting their health. ” It states.
As of this morning, 98,848 children in Colorado in this age group have been vaccinated with at least one, two-dose pediatric Pfizer vaccine since the CDC approved it earlier this month. Also, 5,617 or 0.6% are receiving a second dose.
State-wide zoos, museums, recreation centers, and libraries host clinics where the entire family can receive first, second, or third doses or boosts.Parents can Find upcoming clinics for kids to us Vaccine finder web page Or above Vaccines.gov..
For this week’s major vaccination event, you can continue to make reservations such as:
Friday December 3: Trinidad History Museum
Friday December 3: Fort Garland Museum and Cultural Center
Friday December 3: Cortez Public Library
Friday December 3: Pueblo Zoo
Please visit to get the latest information covid19.colorado.gov..
20.6% of Colorado 5-11 year olds have received one dose of COVID-19 vaccine Source link 20.6% of Colorado 5-11 year olds have received one dose of COVID-19 vaccine