Due to extremely hot weather, the City is implementing a Heat Health Emergency. You can find Cooling Centers, pools, spraygrounds, recreation centers, libraries with extended hours, and older adult centers on our interactive map. For help call the heatline at (215) 765-9040.
In effect: noon on Wednesday, July 17 to 11:00 p.m. on Monday, July 22

Mental & physical health

Get vaccinated (if you don’t have health insurance)

Getting vaccinated (immunized) is the best way to protect you and your loved ones from dangerous diseases. There are ways to protect yourself whether or not you have health insurance.

Overview

If you don’t have health insurance, you can get vaccines (shots) through the Vaccines For Adults At Risk (VFAAR) program at a City Health Center or a Federally-Qualified Health Center (FQHC).

Who

People who:

  • Are age 19 and older
  • Live in Philadelphia
  • Don’t have health insurance

Requirements

  • Call the City Health Center or FQHC ahead of time to set up an appointment.
  • Proof of Philadelphia residency may be required (mail addressed to you, I.D., etc.). Please ask what, if any, identification or proof of residency is needed before getting vaccinated.

Where and when

Use this map to find a City Health Center or a Federally Qualified Health Center.

  • City Health Centers
  • Federally Qualified Health Centers

Top