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January 6, 2022 update: Boosters

Everyone ages 12 and older should get a booster dose:

  • 5 months after the second dose of Pfizer or Moderna (note: ages 12-17 can only get Pfizer)
  • 2 months after one dose of J&J

The Pfizer or Moderna vaccines are recommended over J&J for both initial and booster vaccinations.

Most people with COVID-19 have milder illness and are able to recover at home without medical care. Learn how to care for symptoms at home.

Resources on this page can support you if you have COVID-19 or if you need assistance during the pandemic.

Woman and child wearing masks

If you test positive, you will hear from a contact tracer with the state Department of Health. They will share some of the resources on this page. It's important to answer their call.

Masks
What makes a
good mask?
After You Get Tested
Next steps if you
get a positive test
Isolation and Quarantine
When, where, and how long to isolate or quarantine
Caring for Yourself
and Others

What to do if you or
your loved one is sick
Emergency Food
A list of food
programs and
services

For testing and medical advice, connect with your healthcare provider or a nurse consulting line.

Where to get more information from King County

Language assistance is available.

  • Medical questions related to COVID-19?
    Contact the call center between 8 a.m.‑7 p.m. at 206‑477‑3977
  • Non-medical questions about COVID-19 including compliance and business related issues?
  • Need isolation or quarantine for COVID-19?
    Contact the call center between 8 a.m.-10 p.m. at 206‑477‑3977.
  • General questions about COVID-19 in Washington State
    Contact the Washington State COVID-19 Information Hotline at 1‑800‑525‑0127.
  • Send us an email* using our online form or email us directly at coronavirus@kingcounty.gov
    *Due to a large number of incoming emails regarding COVID-19, we may not be able to respond to you immediately.