Vaccinations

Bivalent Booster Guidance

Moderna and Pfizer (mRNA Vaccines)

  • Everyone 12+ is eligible for the upgraded booster. 
  • Bivalent Boosters are recommended two months after their primary series and/or their last booster.
    • Pfizer 12+ primary series – 2 doses 3 weeks apart
    • Moderna 18+ primary series – 2 doses 4 weeks apart
    • Janssen 18+ primary series – 1 dose
  • Pfizer Bivalent Booster – ages 12+
  • Moderna Bivalent Booster- ages 18+ *Patients may choose which bivalent booster they would like as long as it is age appropriate
  • Learn more from the FDA

Union County Managed Vaccination Sites

Those under 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Identification must be presented for both the parent/legal guardian and the child receiving the vaccination. Those under 18 years old are required to fill out a consent form. This form is also provided on-site.

Appointments are Required

Warinanco Sports Center in Roselle
  • 1 Park Drive
  • Tuesdays
    • 8:30am – 12:30pm
    • 3:00pm – 7:00pm
    • Moderna Infants 6 months to 5 years old
    • Pfizer Infants 6 months to 4 years old
    • All formations offered
  • Thursdays
    • 3:00pm – 7:00pm
    • All formulations offered
    • Novavax 18 years and up
  • GPS Link
Plainfield High School in Plainfield

Covid-19 Operations for Saturday, October 1st have been cancelled due to expected inclement weather

  • Please use the Kenyon Avenue entrance
  • 950 Park Avenue
  • Saturdays
    • 9:00 am to Noon
  • Saturday, October 8th only
    • Location change
    • Washington Community School
    • 927 Darrow Avenue in Plainfield
  • All formulations offered
  • GPS Link
Latest Updates Regarding Booster Availability
  • Bivalent Pfizer-BioNTech Boosters
    • Appointments now available
    • Available at both our managed and mobile sites
    • For people 12 years of age and older
  • Bivalent Moderna Boosters
    • Appointments now available
    • Available at both our managed and mobile sites
    • For people 18 years of age and older

Mobile Operations – Traveling around the County

All mobiles will offer Pfizer 5yrs+, Moderna 6yrs+, Novavax 12+, and Janssen 18+. Saliva testing will also be offered at all mobiles. 

Thursday, September 29

Warinanco Sports Center, Roselle

3-7pm

Flu shots also available

Monday, October 3

Shady Rest Golf Course, Scotch Plains

3-6pm

Flu shots also available

Saturday, October 8

Please note date change

Hillside Community Center

11am-2pm

Flu shots also available

Saturday, October 15

Linden Health Fair,

10am-1pm

Flu shots also available

Monday, October 17

Roselle Borough Hall-Council Chambers

4-7pm

Flu shots also available

Need Assistance or want to speak with Someone?

The County of Union Covid-19 Vaccination and Testing hotline provides assistance in making and managing appointments for our County residents.

Open

Monday – Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Closed

Saturday, Sunday and Federal Holidays

Age Requirements for Vaccinations

Those under 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

Providing forms of identification are preferred, but not required for both the parent/legal guardian and the child receiving the vaccination.

Please bring your vaccination cards if you are receiving your second, third or booster shots.

Pfizer

  • Infants 6 months or older
  • Those under 18 will need to fill out a consent form

Moderna

  • Infants 6 months and older
  • Those under 18 will need to fill out a consent form

Johnson and Johnson

  • 18 years and older

Novavax

  • 18 years and older

Vaccines for Home Bound Residents

Call to request this program: 908-613-7829

Monday through Friday; 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

The service is available to all home bound Union County residents free of charge, as part of the Union County Commissioner Board’s efforts to ensure that COVID-19 vaccines reach every household in the community  as quickly as possible. There is no income eligibility cutoff.

The home vaccination service is offered by the Union County Commissioner Board.

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