COVID-19 News & Updates
Monmouth County residents can call 732-542-6422, Monday- Friday, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for guidance, resources, mental health support, or just someone to talk to. Residents can connect to a licensed counselor who can provide up to 6 telephone emotional support sessions, more information here.
Appointments are limited. All vaccination sites may not have open appointments available immediately.
COVID-19 vaccines are available now in New Jersey for certain qualified recipients, including healthcare workers. The following locations are available for healthcare workers to make an appointment to receive a vaccine. You can also register for a vaccine on the NJ Vaccine Scheduling System.
New Jersey will roll out COVID-19 vaccines step-by-step to serve all adults who live, work, or are being educated in the state. While the State's current plan is highlighted below, the plan will continually be updated in response to the changing circumstances of the pandemic.
In accordance with the mandates from the Federal Government and the New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH), the Monmouth County Health Department (MCHD) recently began vaccinating groups who fall under the 1A category for the COVID-19 vaccination strictly by appointment only at MCHD, 50 E. Main St.
Appointments are limited. All listed vaccination sites may not have open appointments available immediately. The federal supply of vaccine to New Jersey remains limited. However, this list is updated frequently and new sites will be added continually. Please return to this page again if you are unable to currently schedule an appointment. Thank you for your interest in being vaccinated against COVID-19.
New Jersey submitted a Draft Interim COVID-19 Vaccination Plan to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for feedback on October 16, 2020, but New Jersey will adapt its phased approach as unknowns are resolved.
New Jersey is using a phased approach to COVID-19 vaccination to ensure that limited vaccines are distributed in a fair and equitable manner. Phase 1A started on December 15, 2020. During 2021, additional people will become eligible to receive the vaccination in New Jersey. Decisions about priority groups and how the doses will be spread across the state may change based on changes in vaccine supply and public demand.
This online portal enables the various groups in the initial phases and eventually the general public to register and then find a vaccination site, pre-register, and schedule an appointment. Some vaccination sites may offer walk-up/on-site registration as well when doses are more readily available.
Everything you need to know about getting a Covid-19 vaccination as the rollout extends across the U.S.
COVID-19 Vaccine Video for Individuals with I/DD is a free, short video, prepared to help individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) know what to expect when they are able to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. The narrator of the video is Barbara Coppens, an extraordinary self-advocate who has received recognition in New Jersey and nationally, from The Arc of the United States, for her many years of advocacy on behalf of all individuals with I/DD.
The City of Asbury Park's RESIDENT VACCINE WAITING LIST REGISTRATION ASSISTANCE LINE
The City of Asbury Park has set up a phone line to assist City residents who are having difficulty, do not have a computer or internet access that agencies require to register for COVID-19 Vaccine Wait Lists. Call: 732-775- 0960 for assistance.
PLEASE NOTE: We CANNOT Schedule or Guarantee Appointments
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Please note that the following locations are available for healthcare workers to make an appointment to receive a vaccine. Vaccination sites will verify that you are healthcare worker before administering the vaccine, and appropriate documentation will be required.