Trenton Area Covid Vaccine Information

We’ve got a FREE Covid Vaccine for YOU!

Research shows vaccines prevent hospitalization and death due to COVID-19. 

Everyone 12 or older who lives, works or studies in New Jersey is now eligible to be vaccinated.

UPDATE: If you are 65 or older, a long-term care resident, an adult with underlying medical conditions, or an adult at increased risk of COVID-19 exposure because of your job, you are now eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine booster shot, at least six months after your second Pfizer or Moderna shot, or two months after your initial J&J vaccine shot. Learn more here

No insurance, ID, citizenship status, or appointment required.

Weekly FREE Covid-19 Vaccines

What day works best for you? (see more options below)
Sites in each Trenton ward one evening a week with FREE COVID vaccines  

P: Pfizer, age 12+ (two shots), M: Moderna, age 18+ (two shots), J&J: Johnson & Johnson, 18+ (one shot)

MONDAY

9 am – 5 pm
Medical Home Pharmacy 828 N. Olden Ave

10 am – 5 pm
Millyard Park 635 S. Clinton Ave

4-7 pm
Kilmer Elementary School
1300 Stuyvesant Ave

TUESDAY

9 am – 5 pm
Medical Home Pharmacy 828 N. Olden Ave

10 am – 2 pm
St. Francis Medical Center 601 Hamilton Ave

10 am – 2 pm
CURE Arena 81 Hamilton Ave

4-7 pm
Rivera Middle School 400 N. Montgomery St

WEDNESDAY

9 am – 5 pm
Medical Home Pharmacy 828 N. Olden Ave

3 -5:30 pm
Planned Parenthood 437 E. State Street

3-7 pm
Trenton Fire Headquarters 244 Perry Street

4-7 pm
Trenton Central High School
400 Chambers St

THURSDAY

9 am – 5 pm
Medical Home Pharmacy 828 N. Olden Ave

10 am – 2 pm
CURE Arena 81 Hamilton Ave

4-7 pm
Trenton Deliverance Center
1100 S. Clinton Ave

FRIDAY

9 am – 5 pm
Medical Home Pharmacy 828 N. Olden Ave

10 am – 5 pm
Trenton Farmers Market 960 Spruce St

SATURDAY

9 am – 1 pm
Trenton Fire Headquarters 244 Perry Street

10 am – 5 pm
Medical Home Pharmacy
828 N. Olden Ave

Additional Free Vaccination Locations & Details

DateTimeLocation/EventAddressP
12+
M 18+J&J 18+Additonal Info
October 2612-5pmHamilton Twp, McManimon Bldg320 Scully Ave Hamilton, NJBoosters available for those eligible
October 275:30-7:30pmCapital City Sports Complex, Trenton Football Rec League Practice1800 Rev S Howard Woodson Jr Way
October 2811am-2pmNJ DOH building55 N Willow St.
October 2812-5pmHamilton Twp, McManimon Bldg320 Scully Ave Hamilton, NJBoosters available for those eligible
October 299:30am-12:30Hamilton Senior Center409 Cypress Ln. Hamilton NJBoosters available for those eligible
October 301-4pmTrenton Public Library120 Academy St.
October 3012-2pmOlden Pharmacy930 S. Olden Ave, Hamilton NJBoosters available for those eligible
October 302-5pmMonument Elementary, First Antioch Church Trunk or Treat / Community Harvest145 Pennington Avenue
October 309am-1pmSt. Francis Crean Hall Auditorium, Flu & COVID Warriors Fest601 Hamilton AveFlu vaccines available for children & adults.
November 35:30-7:30pmCapital City Sports Complex, Trenton Football Rec League Practice1800 Rev S Howard Woodson Jr Way
November 610am-2pmLALDEF716 S Clinton AveFlu vaccines available for children & adults.
November 63-6pmRoebling Wireworks, Freedom Skate Park675 S Clinton Ave
November 712-4pmCapital City Sports Complex, Trenton Football Rec League Games1800 Rev S Howard Woodson Jr Way
November 201-4pmChristina Seix Academy, Buy Black Event1550 Stuyvesant Ave

For more information:

City of Trenton by phone (609) 815-2180 or email covidvac@trentonnj.org   

Want to get vaccinated another day or time?

Call 855-568-0545 or visit covid19.nj.gov/Finder

Need a COVID test? Click here to find a location

 

Special Circumstances

Need transportation:
Call 855-568-0545 or 2-1-1

Unable to leave home:
City of Trenton Homebound Vaccination Program (609)  815-2556 or email amthomas@trentonnj.org

Outside Trenton: Visit https://covid19.nj.gov/faqs/nj-information/testing-and-treatment/how-can-i-get-the-covid-19-vaccine-if-im-homebound.

Ages 65 and older:
Senior hotline at 856-249-7007 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. for help getting a vaccine.

Hearing impaired:
NJ Human Services’ Division of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing communication card checklist to help communicate vital information before receiving the COVID-19 vaccination. To access, visit these links: English   Spanish

Additional Resources

NEW Health Safety Guidelines

COVID-19 remains a threat, particularly at indoor gatherings with unvaccinated individuals.

To maximize protection from new and emerging virus variations, and prevent possibly spreading it to others, local health care providers urge everyone to wear a mask indoors.

Please follow the safety tips from the CDC and the NJ Department of Health to protect yourself and avoid putting your loved ones at risk. Visit the NJDOH COVID Hub for the latest guidance.

Click here for COVID-19 testing information, videos, safety tips for unvaccinated and vaccinated persons

Information on COVID-19 Vaccines

Vaccine Q&A Videos

Preguntas de la comunidad y respuestas sobre el virus COVID-19, en español

TrentonHealth Team, LALDEF, Henry J. Austin Health Center y Rutgers University Institute for Health invita a la comunidad de Trenton a una sesión en internet de preguntas y respuestas sobre la seguridad y eficacia de las vacunas contra el virus COVID-19. Estamos especialmente agradecidos a El Latino Spirit. Ver video aquí

Are COVID-19 Vaccines Safe & Effective? 1.28.21

Watch video of Q&A with a panel of medical experts and community leaders responding to questions from the community about the science of COVID-19 vaccines, and plans for distribution. Panelists include:

  • Dr. Kemi Alli, Chief Executive Officer at Henry J. Austin Health Center
  • Rev. Dr. William Coleman, Minister for Health at Shiloh Baptist Church and Vice President for the Health Ministry Association
  • Carolyn Lewis-Spruill, NP Capital Health System, former Director of City of Trenton Health and Human Services
  • Dolores Conover, M.S. Biochemistry
  • Dr. XinQi Dong, director Rutgers Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research.

What’s NJ’s vaccine message? We hear your frustration, but better times are ahead

Health commissioner Judy Persichilli headlined an NJ Spotlight News roundtable on the vaccine. Here are the highlights

Info for Healthcare Providers

New Jersey is calling on retired health care professionals with vaccination skills to volunteer with the New Jersey Medical Reserve Corps.

Register today: njlmn.njlincs.net

From NJ Department of Health:

Vaccine Approval Process (ASTHO)

Infographic: COVID-19 Vaccine Approval Process (www.covidvaccineanswers.org)

EUA Fact Sheet for Healthcare Providers 

Vaccine Storage and Handling Toolkit

COVID-19 Provider Checklist

Flyers to Promote Vaccination (CDC): 

CDC COVID-19 Vaccination: Training and Education Materials

Understanding COVID-19 Vaccine: Information for Health Care Workers

CDC COVID-19 Vaccination Communication Toolkit

Healthcare Provider Education for COVID-19 Vaccines