COVID-19 Community Resources

General Community Resources

Prepare for your COVID-19 vaccine – create your online account now!

Vermonters ages 12 and older will be able to make an appointment to get vaccinated. Get a head start on the process now by creating your account in the Health Department’s online system. That way, it’ll be smooth sailing when it’s your turn to make an appointment for your first dose.

Visit to get started and find more on: 

  • How to create an account and appointment for yourself 
  • How to add a dependent or spouse to your account
  • Information you need to make an appointment
  • Answers to commonly asked questions
  • Current vaccine eligibility and time estimates for upcoming priority groups.

This is our shot, Vermont! And when the time comes, we hope you take yours! Thanks for doing your part to keep our state safe and healthy. 

Childcare Resources

  • Childcare for Essential Workers The State of Vermont wants to make sure that essential workers can focus on their important jobs and not worry about the care and safety of their children. Please complete this form to connect you with child care resources for your children up to 8th grade.

Food Resources

  • Hunger Free VT has information about how to access food during the pandemic.
  • WIC is available for anyone who is pregnant, a caregiver, or a parent with a child under five! To find out more and apply visit or text VTWIC to 5-11 85. WIC appointments are currently done by phone, learn more about what you can expect here.  You can also check out this expanded list of WIC-eligible foods during the pandemic.
  • 3SquaresVT Has your household lost pay? Have your childcare expenses increased? 3SquaresVT is here for you and your family to help put food on the table. You could be eligible to receive a 3SquareVT benefit or increase the benefit you already receive. To get help applying visit this website, call  855-855-6181, or text VFBSNAP to 85511. 
  • Here are some additional ways to access healthful food on a limited budget:  

Central VT Mutual Aid and Community Support Resources