Thousands of North Texas Kids Have First Dose of COVID-19 Vaccine – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth – Community News
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Thousands of North Texas Kids Have First Dose of COVID-19 Vaccine – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

COVID-19 vaccinations for children ages 5-11 have been available for nearly two weeks, and thousands of families in North Texas have applied.

According to the Texas Department of State Health Services, on Nov. 15, the following number of children between the ages of 5 and 11 had at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine:

  • Dallas County – 10,748
  • Tarrant County – 8.634
  • Collin County – 7,351
  • Denton County – 4.050

There are a number of clinics planned in the region that will offer vaccinations.