Vaccine FAQs: First Baptist Church of Glenarden
Q. Do I need to be a resident of Prince George's County to receive a vaccination?
A. Yes, this vaccination clinic is only open to residents of Prince George's County.
Q. Do I need to be an First Baptist Church of Glenarden (FBCG) member to receive the vaccination?
A. No, you do not need to be an FBCG member to receive the vaccination at this location. This location is open to anyone who lives in Prince George's County and meets the qualifications based on the current state of Maryland guidelines.
Q. If I'm an FBCG member, do I automatically qualify to receive the vaccine at the church?
A. No, being an FBCG member does not automatically qualify you to receive the vaccine at this location. The location is available for everyone who qualifies for the vaccine based on the current state of Maryland guidelines and who completes the registration process.
Q. What days and times will the clinic be open?
A. The clinic will initially run on Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning March 16, and will then increase to every day Monday through Friday. Dates and times are subject to change as we seek to accommodate more members of our community.
Q. Do I need to have an appointment?
A. Yes. Additional appointments will be available once the appointments of those who pre-registered have been completed. Please check the UM Capital Region Health site frequently for appointment availability.
Q. How do I volunteer to serve at the vaccination clinic?
A. We are seeking medical and nonmedical volunteers to serve at our vaccination clinic. To learn more and to sign up, please visit www.fbcglenarden.org/vaccine-volunteer.
Q. Is this a drive-thru clinic?
A. No, this is not a drive-thru clinic. You will need to come inside of the FBCG Family Life Center. The FBCG Family Life Center is located at 600-J Watkins Park Drive, Upper Marlboro, MD 20774.
Q. Which vaccine will be administered at the clinic?
A. The type of vaccine administered is determined by UM Capital Region Health.
Q. What information do I need to bring with me?
A. You will receive a confirmation email including information on how to prepare for your appointment. Largely coming with a driver's license will be sufficient.
Q. Is there a cost to receive the vaccine?
A. No, there is no cost to receive the vaccine.
Q. Do I need to have health insurance to receive the vaccine?
A. No, you do not need to have health insurance to receive the vaccine.
Q. Who will administer the vaccine?
A. The vaccine will be administered by licensed medical professionals.
Q. Who do I contact to reschedule or cancel my vaccine appointment?
A. If you need to reschedule or cancel your appointment, refer to the email or text message you received when you registered. Please do not contact FBCG about your vaccination appointment.