COVID Vaccines

COVID-19 vaccines and boosters are safe, effective, and free. Individuals do not need an ID or health insurance to access a vaccine or booster and do not need to show a vaccine card when getting a booster.

COVID Vaccines

Vaccine Eligibility

People aged 5 and older who live, work, or study in Massachusetts can be vaccinated now. People ages 5 -17 can only get the Pfizer vaccine. People aged 18 and older can get any vaccine. You don't need an ID or insurance to get it.

Booster Eligibility

You are eligible for a COVID-19 booster if you are:

  • Age 65+
  • Age 18+ who live in long-term care settings
  • Age 18+ who have underlying medical conditions
  • Age 18+ who live or work in a high-risk setting

Find a Vaccine or Booster Near You


434 Rantoul St. Beverly, MAFind an appointment
Walk-Ins not accepted
12+ (vaccine and those eligible for booster)
CVS19 Dodge St. Beverly, MAFind an appointment
Walk-Ins not accepted
12+ (vaccine and those eligible for booster)
Walgreens54 Elliott St. Beverly, MAFind an appointment
Walk-Ins not accepted
12+ (vaccine and those eligible for booster)
Danvers Vaccination Clinic1 Ferncroft Rd. Danvers, MASchedule an appointment

5-11 yrs (vaccine)
12+ (vaccine and those eligible for booster)

The Mass Vaccination Site will be open at North Shore Community College (1 Ferncroft Road, Danvers) starting on Tuesday, October 26, 2021. However you can find other local sites to get vaccinated or receive your booster by visiting or texting your ZIP code to 438829 to find a vaccine appointment near you.

At some locations, you can get a vaccine without an appointment. Appointments, including walk-ins, are available at more than 900 pharmacies, health care providers, regional collaboratives, and mass vaccination locations across Massachusetts.

You can schedule an in-home vaccination if you can’t travel to get a vaccine, call (833) 983-0485 Monday through Friday from 9 AM to 5 PM or visit In Home Vaccination Program. Representatives speak English, Spanish, and can connect you with translators for more than 100 languages. 

You may receive any brand booster regardless of which vaccine you received previously. For more information on the COVID-19 booster: To check if you are eligible for a booster:

State Vaccine Information

Information about the COVID-19 vaccine is being updated on a daily basis. To ensure you are accessing the latest information, please use the following resources form the Massachusetts state website listed below:

Important Information to know before going to a vaccination appointment

  • The vaccine is free. You will never be asked for a credit card number to make an appointment.
  • You must make an appointment to get a vaccine.
  • The vaccine requires two doses. You should make sure you have a second appointment scheduled from the same site, or know how to schedule it, before leaving your first appointment.
  • You must confirm you are eligible for your phase.
  • You can get a vaccine even if you do not have insurance, a driver’s license, or a Social Security number.