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Where to get a COVID-19 vaccine for your kid in the Coastal Bend

Here is a list of locations around the Coastal Bend that currently carry the recently approved vaccine for children.

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — With the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently approving the COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5-11, clinics across the Coastal Bend have wasted no time ordering doses and making them available to kids.

Starting Wednesday, the Corpus Christi-Nueces County Public Health District began providing those shots to children in that age group.

Here are some facts about the vaccine, and a list of locations where you can get a shot for you kid: 

Vaccine Facts 

  • Only the Pfizer vaccine has been approved for children ages 5-11 and 12-18 ranges. 
  • The 5-11 vaccine has a smaller dose of 10 micrograms.
  • The 12-18 vaccine has the same dosage amount as the adult vaccine of 30 micrograms.

Vaccine locations

  • Coastal Bend Wellness Foundation, 2882 Holly Road
    • Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m., 4:30 p.m., by appointment
  • Corpus Christi City Hall, 1201 Leopard Street
    • Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Fallas Discount Stores, 10241 S Padre Island Drive
    • Until 6 p.m.
  • Former Outlets of Corpus Christi Bay, 500 N. Highway 77, Robstown
    • Monday-Saturday, 12 p.m. - 7 p.m.
    • Sunday, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Goodwill Clearance Store, 4135 Ayers Street
    • Until 6 p.m. 
  • Greenwood Senior Center, 4040 Greenwood Drive
    • Monday-Saturday, 12 p.m. - 7 p.m.
    • Sunday, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • La Palmera (behind P.F. Chang’s), 5488 S. Padre Island Drive
    • Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    • Sunday, 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Nueces County Courthouse, 901 Leopard Street
    • Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Physician’s West, 2601 Hospital Boulevard
    • Monday-Saturday, 12 p.m. - 7 p.m.
    • Sunday, 11a.m. - 6 p.m.

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