Get Vaccinated When It’s Your Turn
Vaccination has helped humans fight infectious diseases for centuries. You can help put COVID-19 on the list of infectious diseases we have overcome by getting vaccinated when it’s your turn! Find out if you’re currently eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine, and book an appointment, by visiting www.sccFreeVax.org or calling 408.970.2000
No Wrong Door: Eligible Individuals Can Book Vaccine Appointments Anywhere
Santa Clara County’s No Wrong Door System is making access to vaccines as clear and as barrier free as possible. Healthcare providers, including the county health system, will vaccinate anyone eligible for the vaccine regardless of where they receive their medical care. For additional details, visit www.sccFreeVax.org
Recording of COVID-19 Vaccine Virtual Town Hall with Supervisor Simitian & Mayor Zhao
On February 18, Supervisor Simitian hosted a Virtual Town Hall on the COVID-19 vaccine with Mayor Zhao to answer when, where, and how to get the COVID-19 vaccine. If you weren't able to join, you can watch a recording of the event.
Continue Getting Tested
The County will hold another COVID-19 testing day in Saratoga on Thursday, March 11 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Saratoga Prospect Center in Friendship Hall. Testing is free, open to the public, and includes a test for influenza. Appointments can be scheduled online one week in advance, beginning March 4. This testing site is intended for people who do not have symptoms and have not been exposed to COVID-19.
If you are a frontline worker, get tested for COVID-19 at least once a moth, up to every two weeks, even if you don’t have symptoms. Go to www.sccfreetest.org to find more testing options throughout the County.
Wear Double Masks
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), double masking is up to 95% effective at preventing COVID-19 transmission when everyone double masks properly! Double mask to protect yourself and others, maintain social distance, and wash your hands frequently, especially when you’re out in public, like in the Saratoga Village.
Visit the City’s website for more information on COVID-19, how to get tested, and ways to access City of Saratoga services virtually.