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COVID-19 Vaccine & Booster Information

March 08, 2022


This page is updated regularly with the latest resources and information on the

COVID-19 vaccine and booster shots. 

Get free transportation to your COVID vaccine or booster appointment

Click here to receive a free at-home COVID test


Access your COVID-19 vaccination record here 

Find a testing site here 


Test to Treat national locator: find locations that will test, diagnose, and prescribe COVID-19 medications all at once.


COVID-19 Therapeutics locator: find which clinics and health centers have particular medications if you are prescribed one by a medical professional.


The Eldercare Locator (800.677.1116) and the Disability Information and Assistance Line (DIAL) (888.677.1199) also can assist older adults and people with disabilities with placing orders if they need additional help, connect people to accessible instructions, and help with administering the tests. Both phone lines are staffed Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. (EST).


Illinois COVID-19 Response (link to vaccine and testing sites, FAQs)

Illinois Vaccine Appointment Call Center: 833.621.1284


Administration for Community Living Vaccine & Booster Resources for older adults and people of all ages with disabilities  


Vaccinations & Boosters for Homebound Individuals in Suburban Cook County
Call 833.308.1988 


Vaccinations & Boosters for Homebound Individuals in the City of Chicago

Call 312.746.4835

Vaccinations & Boosters for Homebound Individuals Over 60

Illinois Department on Aging


Illinois Department of Public Health:

What to Expect When Getting Vaccinated (English)

What to Expect When Getting Vaccinated (Spanish/Español)

Grocery & Drug Stores:





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Beware of COVID-19 Vaccine Scams: 

We have received several phone calls from North Shore residents who have paid or wish to pay to get on NSSC’s waiting list for the vaccine. Please note NSSC has no such waiting list, and no one should pay to get on a list to get the vaccine or pay for the vaccine itself. If NSSC becomes a vaccine site, we will communicate to the public through e-blasts such as this, our website and our social media channels.


Protect Yourself: Avoid Vaccine Scams


It's a scam if:

  • You are asked to pay to put your name on a vaccine waiting list
  • You are asked to pay to get the vaccine

If you believe you are the victim of COVID-19 fraud, immediately report it to:

  • Northfield Police Department: 847.446.2131 or your local Police Department
  • HHS-OIG-Hotline: 800.HHS.TIPS or www.hhs.gov
  • FBI Hotline: 800.CALL.FBI or www.ic3.gov
  • CMS/Medicare Hotline: 800.MEDICARE