Houston Health Department

Free COVID-19 vaccinations available at more than a dozen Houston Health Department-affiliated sites week of October 4, 2021


October 4, 2021

HOUSTON - The Houston Health Department is announcing the schedule for sites offering free doses of COVID-19 vaccine during the week of October 4, 2021. More than a dozen health department-affiliated free vaccination sites are on the schedule for the week.

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 (age 12+) vaccinations at pop-up sites during the week, located at:

  • Houston Police Department Southwest Substation, 13097 Nitida St., 77045
    • October 5, 2021: 4-6 p.m.
    • Pfizer (age 12+), Moderna, Johnson & Johnson (age 18+)
  • Nottingham Village Apts., 14250 Kimberley Ln, 77079  
    • October 7, 2021: 5-7 p.m.
  • Plummer Middle School, 11429 Spears Rd., 77067  
    • October 7, 2021: 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Carver High School, 2100 S Victory St., 77088 
    • October 8, 2021: 12-3 p.m.
  • Best Elementary School, 10000 Centre Pkwy., 77036
    October 9, 2021: 12-3 p.m.
  • Stude Park, 1031 Stude St., 77007
    October 9, 2021: 8-10:30 a.m.
  • Sunny's Flea Market,  8705 Airline Dr., 77037
    • October 10, 2021: 11 a.m.-6 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 starting 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.

eople 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.