Area COVID-19 vaccination sites

The Examiner

All Missourians ages 12 and older (Pfizer vaccine) or 18 and older (Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccines) are eligible to receive COVID vaccines without charge. Vaccinations are being offered as follows: 

Truman Medical Centers/University Health: 7900 Lee’s Summit Road, Kansas City, and 2211 Charlotte St., Kansas City. Vaccinations are being given at both locations, Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 3:20 p.m. 

Make an appointment in order to receive the vaccination by calling 816-404-2273 or by visiting 

The Jackson County Health Department: 313 S. Liberty St., Independence, 816-404-6415, is offering free vaccinations as follows: 

• Wednesday, June 30, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Bowen Tower Apartments, 6140 Raytown Road, Raytown. The Johnson and Johnson vaccine will be provided without charge at this clinic. No appointment needed. No insurance needed. No ID needed. 

• Wednesday, June 30, noon to 6 p.m., North Independence Branch Mid-Continent Public Library, 317 W. U.S. 24, Independence. This is a walk-in clinic which requires no payment, no appointment, no ID, and no insurance. Vaccines which will be administered at this clinic are: Pfizer 2nd doses (ages 12 and older); Moderna 2nd doses (ages 18 and older); and Johnson & Johnson single-dose vaccine. Persons ages 12 to 18 will require a consent signed by a parent or guardian.) 

• Thursday, July 1, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Steven P. Westerman Fire and EMS Education Center, 4715 S.W. U.S. 40, Blue Springs. This is a walk-in clinic which requires no payment, no appointment, no ID and no insurance. The Johnson and Johnson one-shot vaccine will be administered to persons age 18 and older. 

• Thursday, July 1, Moonlight Movies, 7 to 9 p.m., Pharaoh Cinema parking lot, 114 W. Maple Ave., Independence. The Johnson & Johnson single-dose vaccine will be provided at this clinic to persons age 18 and older. This is a walk-up clinic and no appointment or registration is required. 

• Tuesday, July 6, 8:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Jackson County Health Department, 313 S. Liberty St., Independence. The Pfizer two-dose vaccine will be administered to persons ages 12 and older (persons between ages 12 and 18 will need a consent signed by a parent or guardian.) The Johnson & Johnson one-dose vaccine will also be provided at this clinic, to persons age 18 and older. This is a walk-in clinic so no appointment is required but appointments are preferred. To make an appointment, visit 

Vaccine clinics also are being offered in Grandview this week. If you wish to participate in one of those clinics, visit 

The city of Independence: 

• Thursday, July 1, 1 to 4 p.m., Palmer Center, 218 N. Pleasant St., Independence. Walk-ins are accepted but appointments are preferred. The Pfizer two-dose vaccine will be administered at this clinic to persons age 12 and older. (Persons between ages 12 and 18 will require a consent signed by a parent or guardian.) To make an appointment, visit: .  

If you have difficulty making an appointment, call 816-325-7121 on Monday through Friday, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. 

Pharmacies also are offering the vaccine for free, including: 

Crosetti Health & Wellness, 510 S. Main St., Grain Valley, 816-847-6930. Hours are Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. No appointments are required for vaccinations or testing. 

The state of Missouri has an online vaccine locator allowing you to register for vaccination and make your appointment at 

The CDC provides a vaccine locator at