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COVID-19 Vaccinations Still Available at Banterra Center in Carbondale

MURPHYSBORO – The Jackson County Health Department continues to operate a mass vaccination clinic at the Banterra Center on the SIU Carbondale campus with support from the Illinois National Guard. The mass vaccination site at the Carbondale Civic Center closed Monday.

Any Illinois resident age 16 and older can continue to go to the Banterra Center to access their first and second dose of COVID-19 vaccine.

Walk-ins are welcome or schedule an appointment by visiting the online appointment portal link at Those not able to use the online portal can call the Vaccine Appointment Call Center at 833-621-1284 for assistance.

Handicap parking is available, as well as assistance for those with mobility concerns.

Please note the Pfizer vaccine is the only one available to those age 16-17, and JCHD requires they be accompanied by a parent. The type of vaccine being offered at each clinic is listed on the JCHD website.