Since December 2020, several Covid-19 vaccination sites have opened on Long Island, and hundreds of thousands of Long Islanders have been vaccinated. However, for many, the vaccine may seem far from reach.
With demand for the vaccine so high, appointments have been hard to come by. It can also be confusing for some people to navigate all the different entities managing these sites, including New York State, Nassau and Suffolk counties, and pharmacies.
Here is a list of vaccination sites on Long Island so you can keep track and make your appointment when they become available. Currently, those in phases 1A and 1B are eligible. We will update this page as more vaccination sites open.
New York State runs two vaccination sites on Long Island — one in Nassau and one in Suffolk. To see if appointments are available, visit the state’s vaccine website, fill out the “check eligibility” form, and review the list of sites and their availability. There is also the option to call the state’s vaccination hotline at 1-833-NYS-4-VAX (1-833-697-4829).
Jones Beach State Park
1 Ocean Pkwy, Wantagh, NY 11793
Stony Brook University
100 Nicolls Rd, Stony Brook, NY 11794
The state announces new pop-up sites on a weekly basis that open for one to two days. Appointments are made through the community center that is hosting the site.
Nassau County runs three vaccination sites. When appointments become available, a link to register will be posted on the county’s vaccine website.
Nassau Community College
1 Education Dr., Garden City, NY 11530
YES We Can Community Center
141 Garden St, Westbury, NY 11590
Long Island University Post
720 Northern Blvd, Greenvale, NY 11548
Suffolk County has vaccination sites at Suffolk County Community College’s three campuses. These sites are currently vaccinating essential workers and making appointments through organizations and employers, such as teachers’ unions, Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone said on Feb. 23. Check the county’s vaccine website for more information.
Suffolk County Community College – Ammerman Campus
533 College Rd, Selden, NY 11784
Suffolk County Community College – Grant Campus
Crooked Hill Rd, Brentwood, NY 11717
Suffolk County Community College – Eastern Campus
121 Speonk Riverhead Rd, Riverhead, NY 11901
Various CVS and Walgreens locations are taking appointments for residents who are 65 and older. To check for appointments at CVS, visit its vaccine webpage. To check for appointments at Walgreens check its vaccine webpage.
Walgreens’ list of locations will appear on its website when appointments become available.
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