COVID-19 Vaccine and Testing Info

COVID-19 Vaccine and Booster Schedule

UPDATE: Beginning Monday, November 8th, VNACJ Community Health Center is now offering the Pfizer-BioNTech pediatric COVID-19 vaccine for individuals ages 5-11 following the CDC’s recommendation. Schedule your vaccination appointment online today.

Click here to download a fact sheet with more information about the Pfizer-BioNTech pediatric vaccine for recipients and caregivers.

The VNA of Central Jersey Community Health Center offers COVID-19 vaccines and boosters at ten convenient locations throughout Monmouth County, New Jersey.

The Pfizer, Moderna, and J&J/Janssen vaccines are all currently available but may vary by site.

Walk-ins for boosters and initial vaccines are welcome at all sites. Pre-registration and scheduling are encouraged to quicken the process and to ensure we are stocked with preferred vaccines at each location.

Click here to register and schedule an appointment.

You may also call our COVID-19 information line to schedule an appointment at 732-502-5120.

WEEKLY VACCINE SITE SCHEDULE

The Pfizer-BioNTech pediatric COVID-19 vaccine will be offered at select locations beginning Monday, November 8th.

St. Anthony’s, 121 Bridge Ave/Herbert St, Red Bank, NJ, 07701

  • Friday, November 26, 10am-5pm (No J&J offered)
  • Monday, November 29, 10am-5pm (No J&J offered)
  • Wednesday, December 1, 10am-5pm (No J&J offered)
  • Friday, December 3, 10am-5pm (No J&J offered)

Freehold Community Health Center, 597 Park Ave, Freehold NJ, 07728

  • Friday, November 26, 10am-3:30pm
    • Aetna Walk Up Event, 2pm-4pm
  • Monday, November 29, 10am-3:30pm
  • Wednesday, December 1, 10am-3:30pm
  • Friday, December 3, 10am-3:30pm
  • Pediatric Vaccines: Available Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, 10am-3pm

Second Baptist Church, 124 Atkins Ave, Asbury Park, NJ, 07712

  • Tuesday, November 30, 9am-4pm
  • Wednesday, December 1, 9am-4pm
  • Thursday, December 2, 9am-4pm

Keyport Community Health Center, 35 Broad St, Keyport, NJ, 07735

  • Friday, November 26, 10am-3:30pm
  • Thursday, December 2, 10am-3:30pm
  • Friday, December 3, 10am-3:30pm
  • Pediatric Vaccines: Available Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10am-3pm

Adam Bucky James Community Center, 231 Wilbur Ray Ave, Long Branch, NJ, 07740

  • Tuesday, November 30, 9am-4pm
  • Thursday, December 2, 9am-4pm
  • Saturday, December 3, 9am-4pm (Pediatric Vaccines Only)

Middletown Library, 55 New Monmouth Rd, Middletown NJ, 07748

  • Wednesday, November 24, 10am-5pm
  • Wednesday, December 1, 10am-5pm

Asbury Park Convention Hall, 1300 Ocean Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712

  • Saturday, November 27, 8:30am-5:30pm
  • Sunday, November 28, 8:30am-5:30pm
  • Saturday, December 4, 10am-4pm
  • Sunday, December 5, 9am-3pm

Red Bank Community Health Center, 188 E Bergen Pl, Red Bank, NJ 07701

  • Wednesday, November 24, 10am-3:30pm
  • Wednesday, December 1, 10am-3:30pm
  • Pediatric Vaccines: Available Wednesdays, 10am-3pm

Asbury Park Community Health Center, 1300 Main St, Asbury Park, NJ 07712

  • Friday, November 26, 10am-3pm (Pediatric Vaccines Only)
  • Friday, December 3, 10am-3pm (Pediatric Vaccines Only)
  • Pediatric Vaccines: Available Fridays, 10am-3pm

VACCINE BOOSTER ELIGIBILITY

PFIZER BOOSTERS: Everyone ages 18 and older is eligible for Pfizer vaccine boosters at 6 or more months after their primary regimen. 

MODERNA BOOSTERS: Everyone ages 18 and older is eligible for Moderna vaccine boosters at 6 or more months after their primary regimen.

JOHNSON & JOHNSON (JANSSEN): Everyone ages 18 and older who received a first Johnson & Johnson dose is eligible at least two months after completing the single-dose primary regimen.

Note: Boosters are only approved for those 18 and older and not for 12-17-year-olds. 

MIXING AND MATCHING: Eligible individuals may choose which vaccine they receive as a booster dose. Some people may prefer the vaccine type that they originally received and others may prefer to get a different booster. CDC’s recommendations now allow for this type of mix and match dosing for booster shots.

THE VNACJ COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER IS CONTINUING TO VACCINATE THE FOLLOWING:

  • Unvaccinated individuals
  • Full initial doses of those moderately to severely immunocompromised

For additional information on COVID-19 booster eligibility, click here.

 Click here to download a guide to vaccine eligibility.  

 

COVID-19 TESTING

We are currently offering the saliva COVID-19 test at our Asbury Park, Freehold, Keyport, and Red Bank locations.

Preparing for your COVID-19 test:

  • Please do not eat, drink, chew gum, smoke, or vape for 30 minutes prior to your test.
  • You should hydrate 24 hours before your test.
  • Results typically are returned within 2-3 business days.

We are not offering mobile or off site COVID-19 testing at this time.

For additional information about our COVID-19 testing schedules, please call 732-502-5120.