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Free COVID-19 Vaccines in Houston

HOUSTON – The Houston Health Department is announcing the schedule for sites offering free doses of COVID-19 vaccine during the week. Nearly two dozen health department-affiliated free vaccination sites are on the schedule.

The sites welcome walk-ins and appointment information is available at HoustonEmerency.org/covid19 or by calling 832-393-4220.

Vaccination does not require ID, proof of residency, citizenship, or insurance.

Pop-up Sites

The department and its partner agencies will offer Pfizer vaccinations at pop-up sites during the week, located at:

  • Children’s Museum Houston, 1500 Binz St,, 77004 
    • September 16, 2021: 5-8 p.m.
  • North Houston Early College High School, 8001 Fulton St. Bldg. C, 77022 
    • September 18, 2021: 9 p.m.-12 p.m.
  • George R. Brown Convention Center – Exhibit Hall, 1001 Avenida De Las Americas, 77010
    • September 18, 2021: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Fallbrook Church, 12512 Walters Rd., 77014
    • September 18, 2021: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Audrey H. Lawson Middle School, 14000 Stancliff St., 77045
    • September 18, 2021: 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • V G Chambers Elementary School, 10700 Carvel Ln., 77072
    • September 18, 2021: 9:30-11:30 a.m.
  • Edison Middle School, 6901 Avenue I., 77011
    • September 18, 2021: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Houston Community College – Northeast Campus, 555 Community College Dr., 77013
    • September 18, 2021: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • Sunny’s Flea Market, 8705 Airline Dr., 77037 
    • September 19, 2021: 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Cuney Homes, 3260 Truxillo St., 77004 
    • September 19, 2021: 2-6 p.m.
  • Trinity Episcopal Church, 1015 Holman St., 77004 
    • September 19, 2021: 12-2 p.m.

Fixed Sites

The department’s fixed sites are eligible for its incentive program providing up to $150 in gift cards for vaccinations at eligible sites within certain timeframes. The eligible sites, providing Moderna, Pfizer, and Johnson & Johnson vaccines, are:

  • Acres Home Multi-Service Center, 6719 W. Montgomery Rd.
    • Mondays, Wednesday, Fridays: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • Hiram Clarke Multi-Service Center, 3810 W. Fuqua St.
    • Tuesdays: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • La Nueva Casa de Amigos Health Center, 1809 North Main St.
    • Mondays/Thursdays: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
    • Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Magnolia Multi-Service Center, 7037 Capitol St.
    • Thursdays: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
    • Saturdays: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Northside Health Center, 8504 Schuller Rd.
    • Mondays/Thursdays: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
    • Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Sharpstown Health Services, 6201 Bonhomme Rd.
    • Mondays/Thursdays: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
    • Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Southwest Multi-Service Center, 6400 High Star Dr.
    • Saturdays: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Sunnyside Health Center, 4605 Wilmington St.
    • Mondays/Thursdays: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
    • Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • PlazAmericas, 7500 Bellaire Blvd.
    • Mondays-Saturdays: 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
  • Tidwell Park, 9720 Spaulding St.
    • Tuesdays-Fridays: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
    • Saturdays: 10 a.m.- 4p.m.

People who get a first dose of Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or the one-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine at eligible Houston Health Department sites will receive a $100 gift card (started Aug. 26, 2021).

Gift cards valued at $50 will be awarded with second doses of Pfizer or Moderna vaccine administered at eligible Houston Health Department sites.

To qualify for the second dose incentive, people must have received their first dose on or after August 2, 2021  at an eligible Houston Health Department site and complete the series within 42 days.

People who get their first dose at PlazAmericas or Tidwell Park must get their second dose at the same site within 42 days to receive the second dose incentive. These two sites will not provide second dose incentives for people who received their first dose at other sites.

In-Home Vaccination

Free in-home COVID-19 vaccination is available to qualifying older adults, people with disabilities, and veterans.

People may call 832-393-4301 to about qualify for the program. 

Testing Sites
The department and its partner agencies offer free COVID-19 testing sites across the city.

A list of testing sites is available at HoustonEmergency.org/covid19 or by calling 832-393-4220.

The CDC recommends people who have symptoms and most people who had close contact (within 6 feet for a total of 15 minutes or more over a 24-hour period) with someone with confirmed COVID-19 be tested for COVID-19 infection. 

Vaccination and testing site schedules may shift during the week to meet community need. Find the latest information at HoustonEmergency.org or by calling 832-393-4220.


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