Where to Get a Covid Booster Shot in the Montclair Area

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In preparation for the oncoming winter months and holiday season, Essex County will make COVID booster shots available at a number of locations. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), adults need to wait at least six months after taking the second shot of Pfizer or Moderna and two months after the J&J vaccine in order to take the booster shot. Read on to find out where to get a COVID booster shot in Essex County.

Covid Booster Shot in Essex County

In addition to the information listed below, the county has a designated website for residents to get more information and to schedule a shot. The website, essexcovid.org, can connect users to appointments to first, second, or booster shots, in addition to Covid testing. The vaccines are available by appointment only. In a press release, Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr., said that “we are committed to making getting a booster shot as easy and efficient as possible.”

Caldwell Pharmacy | 808 Bloomfield Avenue, West Caldwell, 973-808-1800

CVS

49 Claremont Avenue, Montclair, 973-783-1741
565 Valley Road, Upper Montclair, 973-746-9600
217 Main Street, West Orange, 973-325-5691
1041 Pompton Avenue, Cedar Grove, 973-237-4061
387 Pompton Avenue, Cedar Grove, 973-857-2550
250 Glenwood Avenue, Bloomfield, 973-429-0758

Essex County College | 177 West Market Street, Newark, 973-877-3000

Kmart | 235 Prospect Avenue, West Orange, 973-324-9950

Livingston Mall Sears | 112 Eisenhower Parkway, Livingston, 973-877-8456

Liss Pharmacy | 794 Mt Prospect Avenue, Newark, 973-483-4749. Appointment required.

Rite Aid | 543 Central Avenue, East Orange, 973-677-7880. Appointment required.

Riverside Medical Group | 5 South Franklin Avenue, Belleville, 973-759-1221. Appointment required.

ShopRite

533 Martin L. King Boulavard, East Orange, 973-674-1500
206 Springfield Avenue, Newark, 973-273-1060
437 Franklin Avenue, Nutley, 973-235-1213
483 S. Livingston Avenue, Livingston, 973-740-2004
540 Passaic Avenue, West Caldwell, 973-575-1770

Vanguard Medical Group, | 271 Grove Avenue, Suite A, Verona, 973-239-2600

Walgreens 

342 Claremont Ave, Verona, 973-559-0901
17 Belleville Ave, Bloomfield, 973-429-7407
262 Main St, West Orange, 973-669-3357


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Ishita was born and raised in Mumbai where she directed and creatively led television shows throughout India. Her life took a turn when she got married and moved to the US amid the pandemic. When meeting people in person was out of the question, reading HG helped her get acquainted with the community and instilled a sense of belonging, which is why she wanted to start her American chapter by working at the Hoboken Girl. Ishita loves to travel, attend yoga pop-ups, plant community meet-ups, explore restaurants with her husband, and binge-watching TV shows.


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