Q: Who is eligible to get a vaccine?
In Shasta County, all individuals over the age of 16 who have a developmental disability and receive services from Far Northern Regional Center are eligible to receive a Covid-19 vaccine. 16 and 17 year olds are eligible to receive only the Pfizer vaccine.
Q: How do I sign up to get a vaccine?
Go to https://www.co.shasta.ca.us/ready/covid-19/vaccinations to sign up for a vaccine. Make sure you look up your county and schedule a vaccination in your own county. If you are having a hard time signing up, please call your service coordinator for help.
There are Rite Aide clinics for FNRC consumers 16 years and older. To sign up for the clinic follow these links.
- Rite Aide on East Cypress (Changed from Westside road) March 27 and March 28: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0c4fa4ac2fa2f8cf8-rite1
- Rite Aide in Palo Cedro April 4 and April 5: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0c4fa4ac2fa2f8cf8-ritez
For FNRC consumers 18 years and older, you can also sign up for these clinics:
- Shasta College, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (Moderna). Sign up here
Q: Where do I go to get a vaccine once I’m eligible.
There are various sites available for you to get your vaccine that you can select from at myturn.ca.gov
If you schedule at the Rite Aide clinics, the following are their addresses:
March 20 and 21
March 27 and 28
April 4 and 5
Shasta Lake City Rite Aid
Cypress Rite Aid
Palo Cedro Rite Aid
5350 Shasta Dam Blvd
Shasta Lake City
975 E Cypress Ave
9340 Deschutes Road
Q: What do I need to bring to get a vaccine when it’s my turn?
When you sign up for the vaccine, there will be documentation available about what you need to bring. Please bring ID if you have it, your insurance card, and your FNRC letter of disability. Some clinics will have a consent form that will need to be completed as well as a prevaccination check-list. If you have questions, please call your service coordinator.
If you are going to the Rite Aid clinic, bring this consent form along with your ID if you have it, your insurance card and your FNRC letter of disability. Get Consent Form
Q: I need transportation. How do I get to the vaccination location?
If you require transportation to get your vaccine and do not have assistance, please contact your Service Coordinator.
For any other questions or more information, please visit the Shasta County Vaccine website.