Vaccinations

Booster Guidance

Moderna and Pfizer (mRNA Vaccines)

  • The new pediatric bivalent boosters began at all Union County clinics on Tuesday, October 18. 
  • Everyone 5+ is eligible for the upgraded booster. 
  • Bivalent Boosters are recommended two months after their primary series and/or their last booster.
  • Pfizer Bivalent Booster – ages 5+
  • Moderna Bivalent Booster- ages 6+
  • Learn more from the FDA
  • Patients may choose which bivalent booster they would like as long as it is age appropriate

Novavax Monovalent COVID-19 boosters

  • Novavax monovalent COVID-19 boosters are available for adults 18+  if they have completed primary series vaccination but have not previously received a COVID-19 booster—and if they cannot or will not receive an updated mRNA booster. 

Union County Managed Vaccination Sites

Please note adjustment to hours of operation for the month of November

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 Strongly Recommended

Warinanco Sports Center in Roselle
  • 1 Park Drive
  • Tuesdays
    • 8:30am – 12:30pm
    • 3:00pm – 7:00pm
  • Thursdays
    • 3:00pm – 7:00pm
    • No operations on November 24th
  • All formations offered
  • GPS Link
Plainfield High School in Plainfield
  • 950 Park Avenue
  • Saturdays
    • 9:00 am to Noon
    • No operations on November 26th
  • All formulations offered
  • GPS Link
  • Please use the Kenyon Avenue entrance
Latest Updates Regarding Booster Availability
  • Bivalent Pfizer-BioNTech Boosters
    • Appointments now available
    • Available at both our managed and mobile sites
    • For people 5 years of age and older
  • Bivalent Moderna Boosters
    • Appointments now available
    • Available at both our managed and mobile sites
    • For people 6 years of age and older
  • Pediatric bivalent boosters available at all Union County clinics.

Mobile Operations – Traveling around the County

Vaccinations will be offered for those ages 5+ and boosters. Saliva testing will also be offered at all mobiles. 

The new pediatric bivalent boosters will begin at all Union County clinics on Tuesday, October 18. 

Check back for updates

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 Homebound 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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