The COVID-19 vaccines were tested on thousands, and millions have been vaccinated safely. They have proven to prevent illness, hospitalization and death.
Learn more, including how to find a vaccine and what to expect when you get it.
Two face coverings (a cloth mask over a disposable mask) can offer better protection by improving the fit and adding layers.
Get more tips about face coverings, including the best ways to handle and clean them.
New Yorkers can slow the spread of COVID-19 by continuing to take precautions: stay home if you are sick, keep physical distance, wear a face covering when you are around others, get tested and wash your hands often.
The flu vaccine will not prevent COVID-19, but it will help decrease the risk of you and your family getting sick and needing flu-related medical care.
Learn more about the flu vaccine, including where you can get a shot this year.