COVID-19 Vaccine Information


COVID-19 Vaccine Update!

The Calhoun County Public Health Department is offering the COVID-19 bivalent booster at both Albion and Battle Creek clinics. Please check below for our appointment and walk-in hours.

Who is eligible to receive a single bivalent booster dose and when:

  • Individuals 18 years of age and older are eligible for a single booster dose of the bivalent Moderna COVID-19 vaccine if it has been at least two months since they completed primary vaccination or received the most recent booster dose with any authorized or approved monovalent COVID-19 vaccine.
  • Individuals 12 years of age and older are eligible for a single booster dose of the bivalent Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine if it has been at least two months since they completed primary vaccination or received the most recent booster dose with any authorized or approved monovalent COVID-19 vaccine.

Individuals may choose to receive either the Pfizer or Moderna bivalent booster, regardless of which primary series vaccine or original booster dose they had previously. Influenza vaccines, which are now available in Michigan, can also be co-administered with the COVID-19 bivalent booster doses.

Upcoming  Flu vaccine Opportunities with the Public Health Department:
  • Albion Health Department will be holding a drive-thru flu clinic on Friday, October 7th, 8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at our new location 115 Market Place, Albion, MI. (No appointment needed)
  • On Saturday, October 8th, the CCPHD will host a Drive-Thru Flu Clinic at the Tekonsha Fire Department from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. We will also have the COVID-19 bivalent booster vaccine available. (No appointment needed)



COVID-19 Vaccines are available through the Calhoun County Public Health Department.

Starting October 1st, the CCPHD offices will be offering flu shots during our walk-in hours .

The CCPHD will be offering COVID vaccines at the Toeller Building (190 E Michigan Ave, Battle Creek, MI),
Monday - Thursday: 7:30a -11:00a & 1:00p-3:30p. Appointment Only. Phone: 269-969-6363.
 Walk-ins on:
Thursday's - 7:30a - 11:00a & 1:00p to 3:30p (Immunization and COVID vaccine) 
Friday 's 8:30a to 11:00a  ( COVID vaccine & Flu vaccine)


The Battle Creek clinic will be closed on Friday, October 7 as we will be holding a drive-thru flu clinic at our Albion health department.


( Moderna & Pfizer offered)

Also, offering COVID vaccines at the Albion Health Department (115 Market Place, Albion, MI) Monday - Thursday: 7:30a -11:00a & 1:00p-3:30p, Appointment Only. Phone: 517-629-9434. 

Walk-ins on:
Thursday's - 7:30a - 11:00a & 1:00p to 3:30p (Immunization and COVID vaccine) 
Friday 's 8:30a to 10:30a  ( COVID vaccine & Flu vaccine)

(Moderna & Pfizer offered) 

Office Hours for both locations 

Monday – Thursday 7:00a to 12:30p and 1:00p to 4:30p 
Friday – 8:00a to 12:00p


COVID-19 Vaccine in Calhoun County

Find a COVID-19 vaccine in Calhoun County by visiting https://www.vaccines.gov/


Free At Home COVID-19 Testing

Every household in the US is eligible to have 4 FREE at-home COVID tests mailed to them. Click the link below to order!
https://www.covidtests.gov/...

Free COVID-19 home tests are now available to residents within the following zip codes (49014, 49015, 49017, 49224, 49245, and 49068). Households in qualifying zip codes will receive one free kit with five tests within one to two weeks after ordering. To check eligibility, visit AccessCovidTests.org



Free KN95 Face Masks

The CCPHD has partnered with community service organizations and churches to ensure accessing these masks is easy, convenient, and free throughout the county.
KN95 face masks can be picked up at the following locations:
  • Albion Health Care Alliance - 115 Market Pl, Albion, MI 49224
  • Burma Center - 765 Upton Ave, Springfield, MI 49037
  • Central Christian Church - 713 Riverside Dr, Battle Creek, MI 49015
  • Dexter Lake Church of God - 1555 E Michigan Ave, Battle Creek, MI 49014
  • Fountain Clinic - 111 N Jefferson St # 1, Marshall, MI 49068
  • Kingdom Builders - 50 Spencer St, Battle Creek, MI 49014
  • Larmours Pharmacy - 106 S. Capital Avenue, Athens, MI 49011
  • Love in Action Community Ministries -203 Bowers Street, Battle Creek MI 49014
  • Love Thy Neighbor Food Pantry - 1391 E Michigan Ave, Battle Creek, MI 49014
  • Miller Pharmacy - 206 N. Broadway St, Union City, MI 49011
  • Neighborhood Employment Hub - 200 W. Van Buren, Battle Creek, MI
  • Second Missionary Baptist Church - 485 N Washington Ave, Battle Creek, MI 49037
  • St. Peter Lutheran Church - 1079 Riverside Dr., Battle Creek, MI 49015
  • St. Philip Catholic Church - 112 Capital Ave NE, Battle Creek, MI 49017
  • St. Thomas Episcopal Church - 16 E. Van Buren St, Battle Creek, MI 49017
  • Voces - 520 W. Michigan Ave, Battle Creek, MI 49037

List of KN95 Face Mask providers
Click here to see how to properly wear a KN95 mask

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INFORMATION REGARDING (BOOSTER) SHOT

Everyone ages 12 years and older can get 1 booster after completing their COVID-19 vaccine primary series.
2nd Booster
  • Adults ages 50 years and older
  • People ages 12 years and older who are moderately or severely immunocompromised
  • People who got 2 doses (1 primary dose and 1 booster) of Johnson & Johnson’s Janssen vaccine

Learn when you can get your 2nd booster below and what you should consider.

COVID-19 Plan v12 - Copy
 

Find the answers you're looking for
What questions do you have about receiving the COVID-19 vaccination? Visit our FAQ page to explore COVID-19 topic.  

A useful resource is the State's COVID-19 Vaccine Dashboard, which provides a breakdown of what vaccines are available in Michigan and the number of people vaccinated. 

Vaccine information fact sheet for recipients and caregivers about the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for use in individuals 5 through 11 years or age - (English Document PDF) - (Spanish Document PDF)