Reduce your risk during fall and winter virus season

As we navigate this phase of the pandemic, getting vaccinated is still the best defense against hospitalization and death related to COVID-19. Older adults continue to be at higher risk of complications due to age. As we head into the fall and winter virus season, staying up to date with recommended vaccinations can help boost your immunity and give you the most protection possible.

NCOA is committed to getting you the most accurate, up-to-date information about COVID-19 and flu vaccines so you can continue to stay healthy and do what you love. 

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Frequently asked questions about COVID-19 and flu vaccines

Is the COVID-19 vaccine safe?
What are the advantages of getting vaccinated against COVID-19 and the flu?
Will I have side effects from the COVID-19 or flu vaccine?
Will a vaccine prevent me from getting sick?
Can I get COVID-19 or the flu from a vaccine?
Why do I need another COVID-19 vaccine?

Your next steps in getting vaccinated

Ask your health care provider about getting up to date on your vaccines.

The Aging and Disability Vaccination Collaborative, led by USAging, can help you get your COVID-19 and flu vaccines. can also help you find a convenient location to get your COVID-19 and/or flu vaccine.

This project was supported, in part by grant number 90CSSG0048 from the U.S. Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C. 20201. Grantees undertaking projects under government sponsorship are encouraged to express freely their findings and conclusions. Points of view or opinions do not, therefore, necessarily represent official Administration for Community Living policy.