COVID-19 Coronavirus

Chickahominy Health District Vaccination Phase and Appointment Opportunity

On April 9th, the Chickahominy Health District announced that all individuals age 16 and older in Goochland are now eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

The Chickahominy Health District is currently vaccinating Priority Group I (1a, 1b, and 1c) and Priority Group II (General Public, Age 16+) in partnership with our local and regional partners.  

To learn about the COVID-19 priority groups (Phase 1a, Phase 1b, and Phase 1c) please visit

Priority Group 1a: 

  • Healthcare Personnel
  • Residents of Long-Term Care Facilities

Priority Group 1b: 

  • Frontline Essential Workers 
  • People Age 65+
  • People Ages 18* - 65 with certain medical conditions
  • People living in correctional facilities, homeless shelters, and migrant labor camps

Priority Group 1c: 

  •  Additional Essential Workers
  •  Energy, water, wastewater, waste removal/recycling
  •  Housing and construction
  •  Food Service
  •  Transportation / logistics
  •  Higher Education
  •  Finance, media, IT, communications
  •  Legal services and public safety (engineers)
  •  Barbers, stylists/hairdressers

Priority Group 2:

  • Everyone 16 and older, who lives or works in Virginia

* At this time, the Chickahominy Health District only has in stock vaccines for those ages 18 years and older.

If you live or work in Goochland, Hanover, New Kent, or Charles City counties or the Town of Ashland (Chickahominy Health District) the best way to quickly make an appointment is by calling the Chickahominy Health District / Hanover Call Center at (804) 365-3240 or by completing the availability survey below:

Chickahominy Vaccine Clinic Availability Survey

A scheduler from the health district's team will reach out to you with an exact appointment time & appointment confirmation once they have reviewed your survey responses. If you have already been vaccinated, please indicate this on our survey, and we will remove you from our waiting list. If you do not complete this survey, you will still be invited to our clinics, but you might not be offered a date/time that is convenient for you.

Residents age 18+ can call the Chickahominy Health District Call Center to schedule your appointment by phone at (804) 365-3240.  Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Vaccine Finder and Federal Retail Pharmacy Program

Individuals ages 16-17, as well as any other community members who want the Pfizer vaccine, should check to see which pharmacies and medical providers have Pfizer in their area (The Chickahominy Health District’s current supply is Moderna vaccines).  

The Federal Retail Pharmacy Program for COVID-19 Vaccination is a collaboration between the federal government, states and territories, and 21 national pharmacy partners and independent pharmacy networks to increase access to COVID-19 vaccination across the United States.  Individuals who are interested in getting vaccinated at their local pharmacy should check the pharmacy’s website to find out if COVID-19 vaccine is available and if they are eligible for vaccination. You can also visit

Vaccinate Virginia - Virginia Statewide COVID-19 Vaccine Registration System


The Virginia Department of Health has established a centralized website and call center that allows Virginians to easily register for the COVID-19 vaccine.   This ‘one-stop-shop’ website allows individuals to pre-register online, verify and update pre-registration information, and access additional information on Virginia’s vaccination roll-out.

To access the centralized website visit to sign up for free COVID-19 vaccine & check your pre-registration status.

To talk to someone in-person or to receive assistance in signing up for a FREE COVID-19 vaccine please call (877) VAX-IN-VA or (877) 829-4682. 

In addition to Vaccinate Virginia, Goochland residents can easily register for the FREE COVID-19 vaccine via the Chickahominy Health District Call Center and Goochland County's 65+ COVID Hotline listed below.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information and COVID-19 Vaccine Hotlines

The Virginia Department of Health and Chickahominy Health District offer Coronavirus (COVID-19) hotlines to either answer your questions or to register for the COVID-19 Vaccine.

COVID-19 Information Call Centers

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) hotline can be reached by calling 877-ASK-VDH3 (877-275-8343). For medical assistance, please contact your primary care provider or urgent care facility.

Do you live or work in the Chickahominy Health District (Charles City, Goochland, Hanover, or New Kent counties) and have questions about the COVID-19 vaccine, then email the Chickahominy Health District at  For the Chickahominy Health District hotline call (804) 365-3240. 

For more information please visit:

COVID-19 Vaccine Pre-Registration Call Centers

Currently Goochland residents have three options to easily pre-register for the FREE COVID-19 vaccine.

  1. Vaccinate Virginia Website – Pre-Registration System | Individuals can complete the Statewide Vaccine Pre-Registration system by visiting  Individuals should verify their information and update their record in the system.
  2. Vaccinate Virginia Call Center | (877) VAX-IN-VA / (877) 829-4682: Individuals who would like to talk to someone in-person or needs assistance in signing up for a FREE COVID-19 vaccine can contact the Vaccinate Virginia Call Center at (877) VAX-IN-VA or (877) 829-4682.  The call center is open from 8am – 8pm seven days a week.
  3. Chickahominy Health District Hotline | (804) 365-3240: Individuals who have questions or needs assistance in signing up for a FREE COVID-19 vaccine appointment can contact the Chickahominy Health District’s COVID-19 call center to sign-up by phone at (804) 365-3240 Monday through Friday, 8am - 4:30pm. 


The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) has a user-friendly resource on their website called COVIDCHECK to help people check their symptoms, see testing options & locations, and get answers about Coronavirus (COVID-19).

COVID19 Virginia Resources - VDSS
The Virginia Department of Social Services has launched a COVID-19 Virginia Resources webpage and app available for both Apple and Android users.  It contains information for individuals and businesses including about getting help with food, how to find child care, what to do if your job has been effected, and many more topics. For more information please visit 
Virginia Rent and Mortgage Relief Program
Governor Ralph Northam has launched the Virginia Rent and Mortgage Relief Program (RMRP) to support and ensure housing stability across the commonwealth during the coronavirus pandemic.  Depending on availability of funds and household need, the RMRP may provide financial assistance for rent or mortgage payments for eligible households.  To learn more about the RMRP please visit

Goochland County Economic Development has a webpage dedicated to COVID-19 Information for Businesses as well as a webpage dedicated to listing Businesses Open During COVID-19. For more information please visit or contact them at or (804) 556-5862.

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