California’s first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have started to arrive and a safe and effective distribution plan is already underway. Frontline healthcare workers will be prioritized to receive the first available doses.
Many have expressed concern about how the state plans to distribute future doses safely and in an equitable manner. You may have personal concerns about the safety of the COVID-19 vaccine for yourself and your family.
The California Governor’s office and California Department of Public Health have resources for you to learn more about the COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan and what to expect in coming months.
My office will keep you informed as much as possible on any new developments as soon as we receive them. We want to encourage you to rely on sources like the California Governor’s office and California Department of Public Health for reliable, accurate and timely information throughout this process.
Learn more about the COVID-19 Vaccine and find common questions and answers at these links:
- Governor’s office COVID-19 Vaccine Overview: https://covid19.ca.gov/vaccines/
- California Department of Public Health COVID-19 Vaccine Overview: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/COVID-19Vaccine.aspx
- California Department of Public Health COVID-19 Vaccine Q&A: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/COVID-19-Vaccine-Planning-Questions-and-Answers.aspx
It is an honor and a privilege to represent you in the California State Senate.
Senator, 10th District