You Call the Shots is a vaccine education and outreach program that moves individuals from hesitancy to vaccination and addresses the concerns of those who are undecided as to whether they should receive a COVID-19 vaccination.
You Call the Shots connects people who need to be to be vaccinated and targets residents of all ages, with special emphasis on communities that have been disparately affected by Covid-19 and those who are hesitant and/or resistant to vaccination.
Community Navigators work one on one with individuals and families to help schedule appointments, as well as arrange free transportation through United Way of Long Island's Ride United. Navigators will have a particular emphasis on the Hempstead, Elmont, Freeport, Brentwood, Bay Shore and Huntington Station communities.
Many residents are in survival mode and dealing with various situations, thinking about getting a vaccine that they don’t trust or have questions about, is not a priority. The survey below is confidential, the information gathered will help us in resolving the misinformation and hesitancy about the COVID-19 vaccine.