COVID-19 Vaccination

New Hampshire is committed to a safe and effective vaccine that will protect against COVID-19. The City of Nashua Division of Public Health and Community Services (DPHCS) encourages all eligible individuals in our community to get vaccinated. Once you are fully vaccinated, you can safely resume some activities you stopped during the pandemic. 

How Can I Get Vaccinated?

New Hampshire is currently vaccinating anyone 12 years of age and older, regardless of residency. There are more than 400 locations across the State offering the vaccine, and many locations offer walk-in service without the need for an appointment. 

To find a vaccine:

I Got Vaccinated Against COVID-19!

About the Vaccines

All currently authorized COVID-19 vaccines are safe, effective, and free.

Vaccine Brand Name    Who Can Get this VaccineNumber of DosesBest ProtectionFor More Information
Pfizer-BioNTech
People 12 years of age and older2 Doses
Given 21 days apart
2 weeks after second doseVisit the CDC
ModernaPeople 18 years of age and older2 Doses
Given 28 days apart 
2 weeks after second doseVisit the CDC
Janssen 
(Johnson & Johnson)
People 18 years of age and older1 Dose2 weeks after single doseVisit the CDC


Vaccine Updates

  • August 13, 2021: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) amended the emergency use authorization for the Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines to allow for the use of a third dose in certain immunocompromised individuals, specifically, solid organ transplant recipients or those who are diagnosed with conditions that are considered immunocompromised.
  • August 23, 2021: The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) granted full approval to Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine for people 16 years of age and older (U.S. FDA). This vaccine will now be marketed as the Comirnaty (koe-mir’-na-tee) COVID-19 vaccine. This vaccine continues to be available under emergency use authorization (EUA) for individuals 12 to 15 years of age and for the administration of a third dose in certain immunocompromised individuals.
  • September 22, 2021: The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) amended the emergency use authorization for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to allow for use of a single booster dose, to be administered at least six months after completion of the primary series in:
    • Individuals 65 years of age and older;
    • Individuals 18 through 64 years of age at high risk of severe COVID-19; and 
    • Individuals 18 years of age or older whose frequent institutional or occupational exposure to SARS-CoV-2 puts them at high risk of serious complications of COVID-19 including severe COVID-19.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Call 2-1-1 (State of NH) OR 603-589-3456 (Nashua COVID-19 Hotline)