COVID-19: Planning Your Best Defense

As COVID-19 vaccine distribution becomes increasingly available across the state of Florida, the Florida Department of Elder Affairs is issuing the following guidance for vaccinating people with Alzheimer’s and other dementias:

Source: Florida Department of Elder Affairs.
Source: Florida Department of Elder Affairs.

Remember, no single tool is going to stop the pandemic. Your best defense will include a combination of:

  • Getting a COVID-19 vaccine,
  • Wearing a mask,
  • Staying at least 6 feet away from others, and
  • Washing your hands often.

For up-to-date vaccine info, text FLCOVID19 to 888777. Learn more about the COVID-19 vaccination here, and find out where to get a vaccine in your area using this vaccine locator.

Additional information about the COVID-19 vaccine for those facing Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias can be found at

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