Borough Updates on COVID-19

*UPDATED: 05/23/2022 @ 11:00am

COVID-19:

Fair Lawn currently has approximately 97 confirmed positive cases recieved between 05/18/22 - 05/22/22. (Data as of 05/22/2022 @ 10:00pm)

Active cases include individuals that are currently going through their isolation period when they are infectious and can spread the virus.  Even if the number of cases is similar to the previous week’s report, it is a different group of individuals because residents that completed their isolation period were taken off the active case list and the new individuals who tested positive are beginning their isolation period.     

COVID-19 Testing:

  • How To Get Tested For COVID-19 In New Jersey
  • COVID-19 Testing Sites in Bergen County, click here: BC COVID Testing

COVID-19 Testing Locations: 

  • Walgreens 
    • 17-77 River Rd, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410
    • Appointment required, please register online at: Walgreens                        
  • CVS Pharmacy
    • Multiple Testing Locations
    • Appointment required, please register online at: CVS
  • Paramus Municipal Pool Parking Lot
    • Van Binsberger Blvd, Paramus, NJ 07652
    • Appointment required, please register online at: TestNJ         

COVID-19 Vaccine & Booster Dose Appointments:

  • To make a COVID-19 Vaccination/Booster Dose Appointment or Find Locations:
  •  For questions regarding COVID-19 Vaccinations: 
    • Call the New Jersey Department of Health Information Line: 855-568-0545. 
  • Listing of COVID-19 Vaccination Sites in Bergen County, click here: BC COVID Vaccine

COVID-19 Vaccine Locations: 

  • CVS  (18+/Pfizer or Moderna)
    • Multiple Locations in Fair Lawn
    • Make an appointment online at: CVS or call: 800-746-7287
  • Walgreens 
    • 17-77 RIVER RD, FAIR LAWN, NJ 07410
    • Make an appointment online at: Walgreens or call: 201-796-1142
  • Bergen New Bridge Medical Center- Annex Alternate Care Facility
    • 230 EAST RIDGEWOOD AVE., PARAMUS, NJ 07652
    • Make an appointment at: Bergen New Bridge or call: 201-967-4070
  • The Valley Hospital
    • 223 N VAN DIEN AVE., RIDGEWOOD, NJ 07450
    • Make an appointment at: Valley or call: 800-825-5391

COVID-19 Vaccination Guidance:

  • Recommendations for ages 5-17:
    • Ages 5-11: Eligible to receive 2 dose Pfizer Vaccination. Not recommended to receive the booster at this time.
    • Ages 12-17: Eligible to receive 2 dose Pfizer Vaccination. Booster dose is recommended at least 5 months after dose 2 of Pfizer Vaccination
  • Recommendations for ages 18-49:
    • Eligible to receive the following vaccines:
      • 2 dose Moderna or Pfizer Vaccine
      • 1 dose J&J Vaccine  
    • Eligible to receive first booster:
      • 5 months after Moderna or Pfizer Vaccine
      • 2 months after 1 dose J&J Vaccine
  • Recommendations for ages 50+: 
    • Eligible to receive the following vaccines:
      • 2 dose Moderna or Pfizer Vaccine
      • 1 dose J&J Vaccine  
    • Eligible to receive first booster:
      • 5 months after Moderna or Pfizer Vaccine
      • 2 months after 1 dose J&J Vaccine
    • Eligible to receive second booster:
      • 4 months after 1st booster dose of Moderna or Pfizer
      • 4 months after 1st booster dose of J&J
  • Recommendations for Immunocompromised Individuals Ages 18+:
    • Eligible to receive the following vaccines:
      • 2 dose Moderna or Pfizer Vaccine
      • 1 dose J&J Vaccine  
    • Eligible to receive first booster:
      • 3 months after Moderna or Pfizer Vaccine
      • 2 months after 1 dose J&J Vaccine
    • Eligible to receive second booster:
      • 4 months after 1st booster dose of Moderna or Pfizer
      • 4 months after 1st booster dose of J&J

More Information about COVID-19 Vaccinations can be found:

Rides to COVID-19 Vaccine:

  • All Bergen County Seniors ages 60+ are eligible for a free ride to your vaccination appointment thanks to a partnership with the County of Bergen and EZ Ride. To schedule a ride, Bergen County seniors should call the Bergen County Division of Community Transportation at 201-368-5955. (Seniors will need to have a cell phone with them to ride)
  • VaxRide, a NJ Transit initiative, supports NJ residents in their efforts to get vaccinated against COVID-19.  For assistance with finding NJ TRANSIT service to a vaccination site, please contact the Customer Service hotline at (973) 275-5555.  Operator assistance is available 8:30AM - 5:00PM daily, and automated information is available 24/7.
  • NJ 211 is coordinating free rides to confirmed vaccine appointments through the United Way Worldwide Ride United and Lyft Program.  This statewide program is available for EVERYONE including individuals with collapsible wheelchairs and walkers. To schedule a free ride to a vaccination site, please call 211.

Docket App: (Online Vaccination Record)

COVID-19 Assistance:

  • COVID-19 Funeral Assistance through FEMA - The COVID-19 pandemic has brought overwhelming grief to many families. At FEMA, our mission is to help people before, during and after disasters. We are dedicated to helping ease some of the financial stress and burden caused by the virus.  Under the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2021 and the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, FEMA will provide financial assistance for COVID-19-related funeral expenses incurred after January 20, 2020.
  • COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program Phase II Information can be found by clicking HERE.

COVID-19 Hotlines: 

  • The COVID-19 call center can be reached toll-free at 1-800-222-1222 where trained healthcare professionals are standing by to answer questions.
  • Dial 2-1-1 for additional information.
  • Text    N J C O V I D   to   8 9 8 2 1 1  to receive additional information and to stay informed.
  • Mental Health Cares is now offering free confidential support for people dealing with anxiety related to COVID-19.  Call 1-866-202-HELP (4357) The health, safety and welfare of all our residents is, remains and will continue to be our highest priority. 
  • File complaints against businesses for COVID related violations by clicking here.

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