The COVID-19 vaccine is being distributed in Lake County in phases. Please note that vaccine supply is limited. They are working as quickly as possible to get as many vaccinated as they can.
The Lake County Health Department is administering COVID-19 vaccines by appointment only at the Lake County Fairgrounds. This location provides more space for vaccinations, logistics, and personnel, in order to increase efficiency. Anyone coming to the fairgrounds must have an appointment and bring their appointment confirmation details. Walk-in appointments are not allowed. Everyone that lives and works in Lake County must register on AllVax. You may also register by phone by calling (847) 377-8130. Once registered in AllVax, you will be notified via email when it is time to make an appointment through the Lake County Health Department.
If you should know of an elderly friend or neighbor who may not have access to a computer or who might struggle with technology, please reach out to assist them in registering online with the AllVax portal for the COVID-19 vaccine. They may also register by phone by calling (847) 377-8130. It truly does take a Village to aid those in need, especially during this global pandemic.
Wearing masks and social distancing help reduce your chance of being exposed to COVID-19 or spreading it to others, but these measures are not enough. Vaccines will work with your immune system so it will be ready to fight the virus if you are exposed. Getting vaccinated and following the CDC’s recommendations to protect yourself and others will offer the best protection from COVID-19.
View more information at https://www.lakecountyil.gov/4521/COVID-19-Vaccine