COVID-19 Vaccination FAQs

Below are some of the most frequently asked questions about the COVID-19 vaccinations, boosters, and cards.

Q: Does my child need to be vaccinated?

A: Yes.  All participants need to have received both the first and second shot of the initial series no later than 3 weeks before the start of camp.

Q: Does my child need to receive a booster?

A: If your child is eligible to receive a booster, then yes, participants are required to have all eligible boosters.

Q: Is my child eligible to receive a booster?

A:  If your child is NOT moderately or severely immunocompromised, your child is eligible to receive a booster as soon as 5 months after the second shot of the initial series.  If your child is eligible based on this criterion, your child must receive a booster.  If your child is moderately or severely immunocompromised, please check the here or email us for more information.

Q: What if my child has recently had COVID?  Do they still need a booster?

A:  Even if your child has had COVID, your child is still required to be fully vaccinated and to receive a booster.  It is recommended that you wait anywhere between 10 and 30-60 days after symptoms have cleared to get a booster, though, so if your child has had COVID within the 60 days before the start of camp, please email us if you have concerns about getting a booster.

Q: Where can I go to get the initial series and/or the booster?

A:  Please check this website for available locations.  https://www.vaccines.gov/
Q:  Do I need to submit a copy of my child’s vaccination card?

A:  Yes.  Please send a copy of it to physicals@camp42.org as soon as possible and no later than 7 days before the start of your camp session.

Q:  Do I need to do anything in my Active account?

A:  Yes.  If you haven’t already, please complete the COVID Questionnaire in your Active account.  Please complete this asap and no later than 7 days before the start of your camp session.  While you’re there, you may want to see if you have any other forms that need to be completed.