COVID Vaccination Information for Buncombe County

Submitted by tnarron on Wed, 01/20/2021 - 1:41pm

Buncombe County Health and Human Services has announced the launch of a waiting list as of January 19, 2021 for the COVID-19 Vaccination for individuals in the first two phases of the state's priority list. When that list opens, local residents can sign up for the wait list by calling 828-250-5000 or by visiting As vaccines are received from the state, BCHHS will contact those on the waiting list to then schedule an appointment. 

If you're outside of Buncombe County, the NC Department of Health and Human Services has established helpful tools to direct citizens to vaccine-related resources. For more information around North Carolina' COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan and scheduling, visit 


*Please note that our 211 Community Resource Specialists do not have vaccine distribution information outside of what is listed here as each county offers localized and tiered vaccination plans in tandem with the state. If you need additional information or resources in other regards, please do not hesitate to call our free, confidential information and resource center to speak with our Community Resource Specialists 24 hours a day/ 7 days a week.