The South Shore Health Departments are partnering to offer COVID-19 vaccination booster shots at three clinics in the next week — with more to come.
Details below and here … and there are plenty of open spots, even on Thursday. All are from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
From the Cudahy, Oak Creek and South Milwaukee and St. Francis Health Departments …
Booster Shot Clinics
Thursday, October 28, 2021
(Must have received Moderna or Pfizer by 4/28/21 or Johnson & Johnson by 8/28/21)
Location: This clinic will be held at the Oak Creek City Hall located at 8040 S. 6th Street in Oak Creek. Please park in the lot on the south side of the building and enter through main entrance.
Monday, November 1, 2021
(Must have received Moderna or Pfizer by 05/01/21 or Johnson & Johnson by 9/1/21)
Location: This clinic will be held at Cudahy City Hall located at 5050 S. Lake Drive in Cudahy. Please follow signs and through City Hall middle doors.
Wednesday, November 3, 2021
(Must have received Moderna or Pfizer by 05/03/21 or Johnson & Johnson by 09/03/21)
Location: This clinic will be held at the St. Francis City Hall located at 3400 E. Howard Avenue in St. Francis. Please park in back of the building and enter through the main entrance in the middle of the building, then proceed to Common Council chambers.
After registering, you will see a confirmation screen with your appointment information. Please do not sign up for more than one appointment per person.
We have created an online signup to schedule vaccination appointments. Appointments will be filled in the order that individuals sign up. If you are not able to schedule an appointment for these clinics, please continue to monitor your email for additional clinic email sign-up information. These clinics are for booster doses of COVID-19 only. If you are in need of your first or second dose of COVID-19 vaccine, please contact the Cudahy Health Department, Oak Creek Health Department, or South Milwaukee/St. Francis Health Department to schedule an appointment.
If you need assistance scheduling an appointment, please contact one of the Health Departments listed below …
- Oak Creek Health Department at 414-766-7950
- Cudahy Health Department at 414-769-2239
- South Milwaukee Health Department at 414-768-8055
Moderna and Johnson & Johnson booster doses have now been fully approved, so all three types of COVID-19 vaccine (Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson) will now be available in our booster clinics.
Groups that are recommended to receive a booster dose of Moderna or Pfizer include:
- People aged 65 and older
- Residents of a long-term care facility
- People aged 50-64 with certain underlying medical conditions including:
- Chronic kidney disease
- Chronic lung disease
- Dementia or other neurological conditions
- Diabetes (type 1 or 2)
- Down syndrome
- Heart conditions
- HIV infection
- Immunocompromised state (weakened immune system)
- Liver disease
- Overweight and obesity
- Sickle cell disease or thalassemia
- Smoking, current or former
- Solid organ or blood stem cell transplant
- Stroke or cerebrovascular disease
- Substance use disorders
Groups that may receive a booster dose of Moderna or Pfizer, after considering their individual risks and benefits, include:
- People aged 18-49 with certain underlying medical conditions (listed above)
- People aged 18-64 who are at increased risk for COVID-19 exposure and transmission because of their job or institutional settings. Occupations at increased risk for COVID-19 exposure and transmission include frontline essential workers and health care workers, including:
- First responders (heath care, firefighters, police, staff at congregate facilities)
- Education staff (teachers, support staff, child care workers)
- Food and agricultural workers
- Manufacturing workers
- Corrections workers
- Postal service workers
- Public transit workers
- Grocery store workers
Please double-check the date that you received your second dose of Moderna or Pfizer vaccine. If you received your second dose of Moderna or Pfizer less than 6 months ago or your first dose of Johnson & Johnson less than 2 months ago, you are not currently eligible for a booster dose and will be turned away from your appointment.
Additionally, you may want to review the fact sheets prior to your appointment below: