COVID-19 booster doses

This is an Easy Read fact sheet about COVID-19 booster doses.

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The NSW Government wrote this guide.

When you see the word ‘we’, it means the NSW Government.

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We have written some words in bold.

This means the letters are thicker and darker.

We explain what these words mean.

Getting a booster dose

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booster dose is an extra dose of 
a COVID-19 vaccine.

 

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A booster dose of COVID-19 vaccine helps protect you from

 

  • Catching the virus

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  • Getting very sick from the virus.

Who can get a booster dose?

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You can get a booster dose if you

 

  • Are 16 years or older

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  • Had your last vaccine dose at least 3 months ago.

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Some people need 1 booster dose.

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Some people need 2 booster doses.

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Your doctor can tell you how many booster doses you will need.

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When you've had all the doses you need of a COVID-19 vaccine, we say you are up to date with your vaccinations.

Where can you get a booster dose?

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You can call to book your booster dose.

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You can also book your booster dose on our website.

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You can get your booster dose

 

  • At a NSW Health vaccination clinic

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  • From your doctor

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  • At a pharmacy.

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You can call the Disability Gateway if you need

 

  • To ask questions about your booster dose

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  • Support to book your booster dose.

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You can call the Service NSW COVID 19 Helpline.


13 77 88

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You can go to our website.

 

www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19

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