Public Health Region 8 - COVID-19 Updates

Information on DSHS Region 8 Vaccine Clinics

Who is eligible to receive a vaccine?
For more information about who is eligible, please visit:

You are not eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine if:

  • You are younger than 18 years old
  • You have symptoms of COVID-19 on the day of the clinic
  • You have been diagnosed with COVID-19 within 10 days of the clinic 
  • You have a history of severe allergic reaction (e.g., anaphylaxis) to a previous dose or component of the COVID-19 vaccine product
  • You have received passive antibody therapy as treatment for COVID-19 within the last 90 days
  • You have received another vaccine within 14 days of the clinic

What should I do on the day of the clinic?
If you have registered for an appointment:

  • Bring a face mask to wear at the clinic
  • Arrive no more than 15 minutes early for your appointment

Will I have to pay for the vaccine?
DSHS Region 8 does not charge for COVID-19 vaccine. DSHS will never ask for your social security, credit card, or other financial information. If someone contacts you asking for payment and claims to be DSHS Region 8, do not pay them. Report them to the proper authorities. You can find information on reporting scams and frauds by going to: and/or

Is there a residency requirement?
There is no residency or citizenship requirement to receive a COVID-19 vaccine, and a social security number is not required.  

Current COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic(s)  

There are no Region 8 clinics scheduled at this time.  Please visit DSHS COVID-19 Vaccine Information and/or the Texas COVID-19 Vaccine Availability Map for more information on vaccine providers in your area.

Region 8 Vaccine Clinic Information 

County  Facility Name  City   Product 1st Dose  2nd Dose 
Gillespie  Gillespie County Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall  Fredericksburg  Moderna
1/14/2021  2/11/2021 
Goliad  Goliad Memorial Auditorium   Goliad  Moderna
1/16/2021  2/13/2021 
LaSalle  La Salle County Elderly Nutrition Center  Cotulla  Moderna 1/19/2021 2/26/2021 
Atascosa  Cowboy Fellowship   Jourdanton  Moderna
1/26/2021  2/23/2021 
Lavaca  Arthur Kaspar Pavillion / KC Hall Shiner  Moderna
2/3/2021  3/3/2021 
Gonzales  JB Wells  Gonzales  Moderna
2/4/2021  3/4/2021 
Bandera  Silver Sage Senior Center  Bandera  Moderna
2/5/2021  3/5/2021 
Lavaca Knights of Columbus Hall Shiner Moderna
3/3/2021 3/31/2021
Goliad Julie Wimberly Building / Auditorium
Goliad Moderna
3/5/2021 4/1/2021
Edwards Park Building – Rocksprings Fairgrounds Rocksprings Moderna
3/9/2021 4/6/2021
Zavala  Zavala County Nutrition Center Crystal City Moderna
3/11/2021 4/8/2021
Wilson County Show Barn
JB Wells
Gonzales Nixon-Smiley Livestock Show Barn
Janssen 3/25/2021
Knights of Columbus Hall
Janssen 3/31/2021
Goliad Memorial Auditorium Goliad

Please visit  DSHS COVID-19 Vaccine Information and/or the  Texas COVID-19 Vaccine Availability Map for more information on vaccine providers in your area.

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Last updated April 1, 2021