COVID-19 Vaccines Available with the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi
The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi in Dowagiac, Michigan is currently administering COVID-19 vaccines to tribal members as well as the general public. Both the Pfizer vaccine (for individuals 16+) and the Moderna vaccine (ages 18+) are available. To leave a secure message for scheduling, please call (263) 692-5812. Parents or guardians must call to schedule for 16-17 year-olds. For more information, please visit: https://www.pokagonband-nsn.gov/citizens/covid-19-citizen-vaccination-information.
Information about the COVID-19 Vaccine
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State of Indiana COVID-19 Vaccine Now Available for Ages 16+
Individuals who are age 16+ are now eligible to register/receive the COVID-19 vaccine in Indiana. Parents will need to sign up ages 16 and 17-year-olds. Adolescents will the Pfizer vaccine as it is approved at this time, for this age group. The Pfizer vaccine has been found to be 100% effective in adolescents who showed "very high antibody" responses compared to that of adults. During the signup process, teens will be directed to clinics that offer the Pfizer vaccine. For more information on eligibility, registration, vaccine location, vaccine safety, etc., please visit this link.