Age Groups

Iowans age 5 and up can receive only the Pfizer vaccine. Families should contact their health care provider, local public health department or pharmacy to schedule an appointment.

The Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine for children 5 through 11 years of age is administered as a two-dose primary series, 3 weeks apart, but is a lower dose (10 micrograms) than that used for individuals 12 years of age and older (30 micrograms). 

Use our provider locator tool to connect to providers in your community.

Iowans age 18 and older can have the Pfizer, Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccines. 

Area Agency on Aging

  • Local Area Agencies on Aging are available to assist individuals 65 and older currently receiving services or eligible for services with navigating the vaccination process. 
  • To contact your local Area Agency on Aging, you can visit or call 1-866-468-7887.