The Texas Vaccines for Children (TVFC) program provides low-cost vaccines to eligible children from birth through 18 years of age who meet one or more of the following criteria:

Qualifying children pay no more than $10 per visit.
  • Eligible for participation in the Medicaid program
  • Enrolled in the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP)1
  • American Indian or Alaska Native (As defined by 25 U.S.C. 1603)
  • Uninsured Children: Children who do not have health insurance
  • Underinsured Children: Children with private insurance but coverage 2:
    • Does not include vaccines
    • Only includes select vaccines
    • Caps vaccine coverage at a certain amount

1. Though children whose insurance pays for vaccines do not qualify for TVFC vaccine, CHIP children do qualify by special arrangement.

2. Underinsured children must be seen by a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), Regional Health Clinic (RHC), or deputized clinic.

Which Vaccines are Offered?

  • DTaP
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hib
  • HPV
  • Influenza
  • Measles, Mumps and Rubella
  • MMRV
  • Meningococcal
  • Pneumococcal
  • Polio
  • Rotavirus
  • Tdap/Td
  • Varicella (Chickenpox)
  • Zoster (Shingles)