Health and Community Services Department

COVID-19 Information

Recommendations for use of the 2023-2024 formulations of Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine and Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine:

  • Everyone ages 5 years and older is recommended to receive 1 dose of updated (2023-2024 Formula) mRNA COVID-19 vaccine
  • Children ages 6 months-4 years
    • Initial vaccination: should receive either 2 doses of updated (2023-2024 Formula) Moderna or 3 doses of updated (2023-2024 Formula) Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine
    • Received previous mRNA doses: need 1 or 2 doses of updated (2023-2024 Formula) Moderna or updated (2023-2024 Formula) Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, depending on the number of prior doses
  • People who are moderately or severely immunocompromised
    • Initial vaccination: should receive a 3-dose series of updated (2023-2024 Formula) Moderna or updated (2023-2024 Formula) Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine
    • Received previous mRNA doses: need 1 or 2 doses of updated (2023-2024 Formula) Moderna or updated (2023-2024 Formula) Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, depending on the number of prior doses
    • May receive 1 or more additional updated (2023-2024 Formula) mRNA COVID-19 vaccine doses
  • Bivalent mRNA COVID-19 vaccines are no longer recommended in the United States

COVID-19 Vaccination Distribution Status

CDC Isolation and Precautions Guidance for People with COVID-19 (as of 8/11/22)

For guidance click here.

COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments

COVID-19 vaccines are offered at the health department, 311 E. Alcott Street. There is no cost and no ID required.

COVID-19 vaccines are available for those age 5+ Monday through Thursday from 8am to 4pm (closed from 12-1 pm) and 8 am to 12 pm Friday. No appointment is needed, but if you would prefer to make an appointment please call 269-373-5203.

Kalamazoo County HCS Pediatric COVID-19 Vaccines (6 months to 4 years) are scheduled by appointment only. Kalamazoo County HCS currently offers Pfizer for this age group. Please call 269-373-5203 to set an appointment.

Unable to make it to the health department’s clinics? Visit to find a COVID-19 vaccine location that works for you!

COVID-19 Data Dashboard

For COVID-19 vaccination, case, and death data for Kalamazoo County and the State of Michigan, including county-level demographics, visit the Kalamazoo County COVID-19 Data Dashboard.

COVID-19 Vaccination Card Replacement

We cannot replace our lost or misplaced COVID-19 Vaccine Card, but we can provide you with an official immunization record that documents that you received the COVID-19 vaccine. You can request an immunization record from the health department at 269-373-5200 or 269-373-5237. It may take up to two weeks to receive your record.

Michigan residents age 18 and older can also go to the Michigan Immunization Portal to access their vaccination records. To ensure privacy, individuals will be asked to create a MILogin account and upload a valid government-issued photo ID. There is no cost to access this portal.  

U.S. COVID-19 Test to Treat Locator

A new nationwide Test to Treat initiative provides quick access to free treatment for COVID-19. Through this program, people are able to get tested and – if they are positive and treatments are appropriate for them – receive a prescription from a health care provider, and have their prescription filled all at one location. 

These new sites are available at hundreds of locations nationwide, a Test to Treat locator is available to help find participating sites throughout the U.S. A call center is also available at 1-800-232-0233 (TTY 1-888-720-7489) from 8:00 am to midnight ET, 7 days a week. In addition, a Disability Information and Access Line (DIAL) is available to help people with disabilities access services. Call 1-888-677-1199, Monday-Friday from 9:00 am to 8:00 pm ET or email

COVID-19 Test Finder

Get information on coronavirus testing near you.

Free At-Home COVID-19 Tests

Order your tests now so you will have them when you need them.

Every home in the U.S. is eligible for 4 free tests. You can order yours at or call 1-800-232-0233.

Free, rapid, at-home test kits are also available to residents of eligible communities in Michigan. Visit to see if tests are available in your area.

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has also provided free, at-home testing kits to selected libraries throughout the state. In Kalamazoo County, test kits are available, during business hours, at the Kalamazoo Public Library and the Portage District Library.

Free KN95 MasksFree Adult KN95 Community Pick Up Locations

Residents can receive KN95 masks free of charge at these locations, during their normal business hours and while supplies last.

Instructions for how to properly wear a KN95 mask.

Please note that masks are not available for pick-up at the Kalamazoo County Health and Community Services Department.

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311 E. Alcott St
Kalamazoo, MI 49001


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Kalamazoo County Health & Community Services is committed to providing equitable, culturally competent care to all individuals served, regardless of race, age, sex, color, national origin, religion, height, weight, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, or disability. 

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