You don't have to make an appointment to get the pertussis vaccine booster, called the Tdap, for your child. Here are some pharmacies and clinics that offer walk-ins.
555 E. Calaveras Blvd.
Pharmacy hours in Milpitas: Walk-ins only. Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sunday, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Cost: Your co-pay (if you have insurance coverage), $59.99 without insurance
Walgreens Pharmacy (all locations)
Pharmacy hours for both Milpitas locations: Walk-ins only. Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.; Sat, 9am - 6pm; Sun, 10am - 6pm
Cost: Your co-pay (if you have insurance coverage), $63.99 without insurance
If cost is a factor in getting the TDAP booster for your child, there are two clinics which ask for a $15 donation.
2400 Grant Rd., Mountain View
Regular hours for vaccinations: Walk-ins on Tuesdays from 9-11 a.m. and on Fridays from 9 a.m. to noon.
Cost: $15 suggested donation, or free
Note: This clinic is for patients without insurance. They will not ask for proof of household income, but do ask if the children are eligible for Medi-Cal.
Public Health Immunization Clinic
976 Lenzen Avenue, Suite 1500 San Jose
Hours for TDap booster shots: Walk-ins every Thursday from 1-4:30 p.m.
Cost: $15; Free 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 9, Thursday, August 11, Tuesday, August 16 and Thursday, August 18.
More county clinics that provide Tdap booster are on this list.