Vaccinations

Updated Booster Guidance

Johnson & Johnson/Janssen

People 18 and older who received a single dose of J&J/Janssen should receive a vaccine booster at least 2 months after receiving the primary dose.

Moderna

People 18 years or older should receive a single mRNA COVID-19 vaccine booster at least 5 months after completion of primary series.

Pfizer

People 12 years or older should receive a single mRNA COVID-19 vaccine booster at least 5 months after completion of primary series.

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.

Downs Hall at Kean University in Union

  • Wednesdays and Fridays 3pm-7pm
  • Moderna, J & J, Pfizer (Ages 12 and up); No pediatric Pfizer
  • Boosters available
  • GPS Link
  • Instructional Map

Warinanco Ice Skating Center in Roselle

  • Tuesdays and Thursdays 3pm-7pm
  • Pfizer only (Ages 5 and up) Pfizer boosters available.
  • No other vaccines offered
  • GPS Link

Plainfield High School in Plainfield

  • Saturdays 9am to Noon
  • All Vaccines, including Pediatric Pfizer offered.
  • Boosters available.
  • GPS Link

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

Saturdays and Sunday

Closed

Monday, January 17th

Age Requirements for Vaccinations

Those under 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Forms of identification must be presented 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. Anyone who is receiving a vaccination must have a form of identification on them.

Pfizer

5 years and older (those under 18 will need to fill out a consent form)

Moderna

18 years and older

Johnson and Johnson

18 years and older

Vaccines for Home Bound Residents

Union County residents who are home bound or have difficulty leaving their home can use a new toll-free number to make an appointment to receive a COVID-19 vaccination at home. The number to call is 1-833-256-2478, Monday through Friday between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 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 Commissioner Board through the firm Mobile Medical Services & Technology. Mobile Medical Services currently provides a choice of all three vaccines approved for use in the United States: Pfizer (ages 12 and older), Moderna (ages 18 and older), and Johnson & Johnson (ages 18 and older).

Residents can also contact Mobile Medical Services by email at vaccine@mmst.io to request a callback for an appointment. In addition, residents can call 1-833-256-2478 during off-hours to leave a voice message requesting a callback. Messages are returned on the following business day.

Fact Sheets

Johnson & Johnson

Ages 18 and up

Moderna

Ages 18 and up