Children Aged Five and Over Eligible for First Booster Shot

Updated: Sep 13

The Ontario government is expanding eligibility for COVID-19 first booster doses to children aged five to 11 to provide an extra layer of protection to those who need it ahead of the new school year.

NEWS RELEASE from news.ontario.ca



Additional Resources

  • Ontario Introduces a Plan to Stay Open: Health System Stability and Recovery

  • COVID-19 Vaccine Bookings to Open for Children Aged Six Months to Under Five Years

  • COVID-19 vaccines for children and youth

  • Staying Up to Date with COVID-19 Vaccines: Recommended Doses

  • Visit COVID-19 Vaccine Consult Service to book a confidential phone appointment with a SickKids Registered Nurse

  • For resources in multiple languages to help local communication efforts in responding to COVID-19, visit Ontario’s COVID-19 communication resources webpage.

  • Visit Ontario’s website to learn more about how the province continues to protect the people of Ontario from COVID-19.