Vaccine Information for Child Care Providers

March 15, 2021

Any employee 16 years old and older who works at the following types of child care operations is now eligible to get a COVID-19 vaccine in Texas.

  • General residential operations
  • Licensed child care centers
  • Before-school or after school programs
  • School-age programs
  • Licensed child-care homes
  • Registered child-care homes
  • Listed family homes
  • Small employer-based day-care facilities
  • Temporary shelter day-care facilities

Eligible child care employees can find a vaccine provider in their area by visiting Texas COVID-19 Vaccine Availability Map.

Visit Where to Get Vaccinated for more information about the vaccine.

Read Secretarial Directive for Prioritization of COVID-19 Vaccines and Administration of Certain Educational and Child Care Workers (PDF) for more on the directive.