The first COVID-19 vaccines have been authorized for use in the United States. Hundreds of millions of people have now received these safe and effective vaccines. The Public Health Department strongly recommends that anyone aged 16 and above get vaccinated now.
All individuals age 16 and older who live, work, or attend school in Santa Clara County are eligible to be vaccinated.
New appointments are regularly added by the County of Santa Clara Health System and all other providers, and many providers are now adding appointments. Please check this website for updates.
As of April 28, the County of Santa Clara Health System and other healthcare providers can resume the use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine at select locations, following federal and state recommendations. The County Health System will offer either Pfizer or Moderna (2-dose mRNA vaccines) at all of its vaccination clinics. In addition, the single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine will be available upon request at select sites. For more information about the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, see fact sheet from the Santa Clara County Public Health Department.
Book a COVID-19 Vaccine Appointment
Individuals who are eligible to be vaccinated are encouraged, but not required, to contact their healthcare system to make an appointment. Under the County’s “no wrong door” policy, all providers below (with the exception of the VA) are able to vaccinate eligible patients regardless of your healthcare provider or insurance. See below for scheduling options by provider. Check back regularly, new appointments are being added daily.
Sites offer accessible services for people with disabilities and those with other access or functional needs. When you arrive, if you need an accommodation, alert the staff on site.
Additionally, this week (May 1- May 9) providers throughout the county have drop-in vaccination sites available. No appointments are needed for the following sites:
Addresses for Vaccine Drop-In Locations
Public Health Hub: 1775 Story Road, San Jose, CA 95122
Fairgrounds Expo Hall: 2542 Monterey Highway, Gate D, San Jose, CA 95111
Eastridge Mall (Aloha Roller Rink): 2190 Eastridge Loop #1402, San Jose, CA 95122
Overfelt High School: 1835 Cunningham Avenue, San Jose, CA 95122
James Lick High School: 57 North White Road, San Jose, CA 95127
Valley Health Center (VHC) East Valley: 1993 McKee Road, San Jose, CA 95127
Gilroy High School: 750 W. 10th St., Gilroy, CA 95020
Mexican Heritage Plaza: 1700 Alum Rock Ave., San Jose, CA 95116
Emmanuel Baptist Church: 467 North White Road, San Jose, CA 95127
Mexican Consulate: 302 Enzo Drive, San Jose, CA 95138
Milpitas Sports Complex: 1325 E. Calaveras Blvd., Milpitas, CA 95035
Sherman Oaks Elementary: 1800 Fruitdale Avenue, San Jose, CA 95128
Washington Elementary: 100 Oak Street, San Jose, CA 95110
1 Sites available in San Jose, Gilroy, Santa Clara, and Mountain View.
2 Currently vaccinating all enrolled Veterans who wish to receive the vaccine.
3 Clinic is for 16 and 17 year olds who meet eligibility criteria
Learn More About the Vaccines
Fact Sheets issued by the U.S. federal government are available.
- COVID-19 Pfizer BioNTech Vaccine Fact Sheet. Fact Sheet is available in additional languages.
- COVID-19 Moderna Vaccine Fact Sheet. Fact Sheet is available in additional languages.
- COVID-19 Janssen/Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Fact Sheet. Fact Sheet is available in additional languages.
Fact Sheets issued by the Santa Clara County Public Health Department.
Free Transportation to Vaccination Locations
Santa Clara County, VTA has created an interactive map for the public to find a list of the current vaccination locations, along with the bus or light rail routes to take to each site. Transit trips to vaccination sites are free.
The County and VTA recently launched a new, free, door-to-door service to transport patients to their vaccine appointments. VTA paratransit picks patient up, takes them to their appointment, waits for them, and then provides the return trip. Anyone for whom transportation is a barrier to getting vaccinated can utilize the service, 7 days per week. Call Working Partnerships CAN-19 resource hotline at 408-809-2124 to request this no cost service. VTA can provide up to 50 rides per day.
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