Community Report 20-108 June 23, 2021 6:00 PM
EOC Activation Day 474
Vaccine Operation Highlights
Florida Department of Health - Brevard, and the partners they support, have provided 114,998 vaccines since January 4, 2021
The Florida Department of Health has made adjustments to the COVID-19 dashboard and switched to
Per the Florida Department of Health, the total number of residents vaccinated in Brevard County is 289,376 (as of 6/10)
54% of those 12 plus
DOH has partnered with Library Services, Emergency Management and Health Heroes to conduct a Pfizer vaccine operation with an emphasis on increasing vaccine availability for children 12-17, but is open to anyone 12+ (second dose dates/location on page
DOH is coordinating with the local business community to establish vaccine outreach missions
A current list of locations and operating hours for the month of June is available on their website.
Florida COVID -19 Vaccine Priorities
(Revised 3/26, effective 4/5 per Executive Order 21-79)
Persons over 18 years of age
* All vaccines are approved for this age group
Persons 16 –17 years of age
* Requires parental or legal guardian consent
* Pfizer is the only FDA vaccine approved for this age group
June COVID-19 Vaccination Events 10AM - 2PM
Pfizer Vaccine Ages 12+
- 6/7 DeGroot Library, 6475 Minton Road SE, 2nd Dose 6/28
- 6/8 Titusville Library, 2121 S. Hopkins Ave., 2nd Dose 6/29
- 6/9 Cocoa Library, 309 Forrest Ave., 2nd Dose 6/30
- 6/10 Satellite Beach Library, 751 Jamaica Blvd., 2nd Dose 7/1
- 6/11 Melbourne Library, 540 E. Fee Ave., 2nd Dose 7/2
- 6/15 Cocoa Beach Library, 550 N. Brevard Ave., 2nd Dose 7/6
- 6/16 Palm Bay Library, 1520 Port Malabar Blvd., NE, 2nd Dose 7/7
- 6/17 West Melbourne Library, 2755 Wingate Blvd., 2nd Dose 7/8
- 6/18 Merritt Island Library, 1195 N. Courtenay Pkwy., 2nd Dose 7/9
- 6/19 Port St. John Library, 6500 Carole Ave., 2nd Dose 7/10
Brevard County and Municipal COVID-19 Vaccine Locations
Appointments are required for all locations
Community Partner Operations as of 6/18/21
|BPS Feeding Program||8.42 Million Meals Distributed (9/16/20 - 6/18/21)|
|Food Banks||18.1 Million Meals Distributed (3/12/20 - 6/18/21)|
|Meals on Wheel program||10,732 Meals Distributed (as of 5/17/21 - 6/18/21)|
For information on food pantry locations and how to access additional help, utilize the United Way of Brevard’s COVID-19 Community Resource guide.
Brevard County Public Schools continue to offer meals for all children up to 18 years old at various food distribution sites.
- Food distribution sites are open Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at several local Brevard County Public School locations.
- A seven-day-meal package program is being offered on Wednesdays only and requires pre-registration.
The Brevard County Parks and Recreation Department will participate in the Summer Break Spot Program beginning Monday, June 7, and running through
Friday, August 6, 2021. Any child age 18 or younger can receive a meal.
- Meals will be served on a first-come, first-serve basis; child must be present to receive food. Children may consume the meal at the site or take it with them. At lunchtime, on Fridays, children can receive a shelf stable weekend meal to take home,
along with their lunch meal.
- 12 Brevard Community Centers will be participating
Summer Meal Distribution
Free for children 18 and under. Each child will receive a meal package containing 7 breakfast meals and lunch meals.
Meal Distribution Services Every Wednesday.
Meal Kit distribution dates are:
June 9, June 16, June 23, June 30, July 7, July 14, July 21, and July 28.
Pick Up Times
9:00am - 11:00am
Pick Up Sites
Andersen, Cambridge, Johnson, Madison, Meadowlane Primary, Merritt Island High School, Port Malabar, Satellite High School, Sherwood, Southwest, and Space Coast Junior / Senior High School.
Please pre-register for meals each week at:
Meals will be distributed to children to children ages 18 and younger in the bus or car loop. Parents / guardians may pick up meals without their child being present provided they have a form of their child's ID with them. Examples of valid forms of ID are as follows: student ID card, child's birth certificate, child's passport, government-issued child ID card, or a document proving parent / guardian identity and relationship to the child such as a hospital, religious, or day care record.
Please contact Food Services with any questions or concerns: (321) 633-1000 ext. 11690.
EOC Partner Status
Brevard County Updates
Brevard County Government has a limited amount of funds to assist families who have lost a loved one due to Coronavirus.
The application for the program is available at the Community Action Agency (Dr. Joe Lee Smith Community Center, 415 Stone Street, Cocoa, FL 32922), or via Brevard County’s Housing and Human Services website
Eligibility requirements include:
- Cause of death on the death certificate must be directly or indirectly related to Coronavirus (COVID-19)
- Example of indirect –heart attack (main) exacerbated by coronavirus
- Brevard resident
- Household income must be below 150% of poverty ($39,300 for a family of 4)
The Emergency Rental Assistance Program provides financial assistance and housing stability services for those impacted by COVID-19
Eligibility requirements include:
- Applicant is a resident of Brevard County.
- Applicant is at or below 80% of Area Median Income.
- The applicant must sign all required documents or their application will be rejected/denied.
- Documentation of all income from the entire Household as reported on the Household Income Section of the application (include 2 months of bank statements, pay stubs, etc., or a 2020 tax return (IRS Form 1040)).
- All members of a household must be accounted for in the application.
- For applications filled out by hand, please make sure that the writing is clear and legible.
Program statistics as of 5/21/21:
848 applications received since 2/12/21
- 601 (71%) from municipalities
- 245 (29%) from County (unincorporated)
Brevard County EOC will return to a Level 3 on Friday, June, 25th. This will be the last community report.
State and National Updates
All state COVID-19 testing sites have transition to local providers, such as primary care offices, retail, and pharmacies
Florida Division of Emergency Management can provide a full list of COVID-19 testing sites near your location
Subscribe to get CDC’s COVID Data Tracker Weekly Review sent to your inbox every Friday
Per the CDC, as of June 23, more than 319 million doses of vaccines have been administered in the United States and 61.7% of the entire United
States population over 12 has had at least one dose of a COVID vaccine
The current 7-day moving average of daily new cases (13,997) decreased 6.0% compared with the previous 7-day moving average
(14,890). Compared with the highest peak on January 10, 2021 (251,834), the current 7-day average decreased 94.4%.
The White House announced that the United States is donating half a billion vaccines to countries around the world because it's the right thing to do –and because as long as this virus has a hold somewhere in the world, we're all at risk.
The CDC issued guidance for fully vaccinated individuals within the United States. Per the guidance, they can now can resume
activities that were done prior to the pandemic without wearing a mask or social distancing; except where required by federal, state, local, tribal, or territorial laws, workplace guidance, rules, and regulations
Brevard County Emergency Management is also providing updates via the following social media accounts:
Text Message Updates: Text BrevardEOC to 888-777
State / National