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Vaccines (Updated 6/15/2021)The Rock Island County Health Department will host three pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinics this week. The first will be on Wednesday from 9 am until noon at Saint Mary’s Catholic Church in Moline. The second will be on Thursday from 1 to 3 pm at Second Baptist Church in Rock Island. And finally, two state agencies will help offer vaccinations on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from 9 am until 4 pm at the Bend XPO in East Moline. The Scott County Health Department offers a weekday, Johnson & Johnson vaccine clinic on the 4th floor of the Scott County Administrative Center, 600 W. 4th St. in Davenport. Illinois and Iowa residents are eligible, and walk-ins are welcome.Rock Island County Health Department, 309.793.1955. Tuesdays and Fridays, 9 am until 4 pm (but not during the noon hour) at its offices at 2112 25th Ave. in Rock Island. The CDC has a Vaccine Finder website for the entire country. Click HERE for a Quad Cities area search.Find a list of local providers as curated by the QC COVID Coalition on togetherqc.comCASI, the Center for Active Seniors in Davenport, is helping Scott County residents 65 and older with online vaccine registration. The number to call is 563.386.7477.COVID-19 Testing InformationBesides checking the county health department websites, check HERE for permanent Illinois DPH test sites and HERE for mobile test sites. Community Health Care clinics in the Illinois Quad Cities and the CVS in Rock Island are included, but registration and screening are required.Go to DoINeedaCOVID19Test.com to find pharmacies that offer free testing in both Illinois and Iowa.Iowa residents can register for a free COVID-19 test at TestIowa.com. The Iowa DPH testing in Scott County is by appointment at NorthPark Mall in Davenport.Local Resources:TogetherQC - Quad Cities COVID-19 Coalition ResponseRock Island County Health Department, 309.793.1955Scott County Health Department, 563.326.8618Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce

IL National Guard & RICHD Open New Mass Vaccination Clinic

Rock Island County Health Department
Use the Milan Beltway entrance to Camden Park. Exit using the frontage road to access US 67.

Rock Island County is one of two counties in Illinois that will receive state help to offer a new, mass COVID-19 vaccination clinic. (The other county is Grundy.)Today, Governor J.B. Pritzker announced members of the Illinois National Guard will be deployed to help launch local the new vaccination site, and other state resources will also be available.

Starting Tuesday, March 9th, Rock Island County's mass vaccination site will be held from 8 am until 4 pm at the Camden Centre in Milan. It's limited to county residents only, and appointments are required. After this week, it will operate Mondays through Saturdays.

Health Department Administrator, Nita Ludwig, says the goal is to increase vaccination rate in underserved communities. The link to sign up for appointments this week will go "live" at 6 pm on the Rock Island County Health Department Facebook page and at RICHD.org.

Tuesday's vaccine clinic at the TaxSlayer Center will be the last one at least for a while. That's because the health department will send staff and volunteers to work at the National Guard vaccination site in Milan.

More than 1,200 Illinois National Guard members are helping with pandemic response. The governor says every day they're supporting more than 60 vaccination clinics across the state.