One of the Triangle Blog Blog editorial assistants is under 5 and we are very excited that the FDA has approved shots for his age cohort.

If you’re looking for a COVID shot for your child under 5, here are some options:

Orange County

Orange County Health Department

Starts Friday, June 24 (Moderna and Pfizer). They plan to update their website and Twitter when scheduling is available.

Chapel Hill Children and Adolescents’ Clinic

Outdoor clinic on June 24. Established patients can sign up through the sign up link.

Durham County

Durham County Health Department

Starts Wednesday, June 22. Available by walk-in or appointment. Call 919-560-9217 to schedule. 414 E. Main St. Durham NC 27701, 2nd floor.

Wake County

Wake County Health Department

Can schedule starting Wednesday, shots start Thursday. Information here.

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Melody Kramer is a Peabody-award winning journalist whose work has appeared on NPR and member stations around the country, as well as in publications ranging from National Geographic to Esquire Magazine....