COVID vaccine locations in Southwest Louisiana

Where to get your vaccination in SWLA
Where to get your vaccination in SWLA(KPLC)
Updated: Mar. 16, 2021 at 4:18 PM CDT
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LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - List of COVID-19 vaccination locations in Southwest Louisiana.

Updated March 11, 2021

You MUST make an appointment to receive a vaccination. Vaccines are being supplied to locations in limited supply. For more information, click HERE.

If you have questions and want more information about how the vaccine works, how it was tested, and much more, click HERE.

Covid-19 vaccines now available for:

  • Persons 65 and older
  • Persons 16-64 with one or more of the following health conditions: cancer, chronic kidney disease, COPD, Down Syndrome, heart conditions, immunocompromised state, obesity, sickle cell disease, current or former smoker, Type 1 or 2 diabetes mellitus, asthma, cerebrovascular disease, cystic fibrosis, hypertension or high blood pressure, chronic liver disease, overweight (BMI>25kg/m2,,30kg/m2), pulmonary fibrosis, severe neurologic conditions such as dementia, thalassemia.
  • Dialysis providers and patients
  • Ambulatory and outpatient providers and staff, Behavioral health providers and staff, Urgent care clinic providers and staff, Community care providers and staff, Dental providers and staff, Non-emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT) providers and staff
  • Professional home care providers (including hospice workers) and home care recipients (including older and younger people with disabilities over the age of 16 who receive community or home-based care, as well as clients of home health agencies)
  • American Sign Language (ASL) and foreign language interpreters and Support Service Providers (SSPs) working in community and clinic-based settings, and clients who are both deaf and blind
  • Health-related support personnel (lab staff, mortuary staff who have contact with corpses, pharmacy staff)
  • Schools of allied health students, residents and staff
  • Law enforcement and other first responders
  • Louisiana Unified Command Group
  • Legislators
  • State and local essential COVID emergency response personnel
  • Some elections staff ahead of March and April elections
  • Teachers and any other support staff working on site in K-12 or daycare
  • All pregnant persons
  • Individuals ages 55-64 with at least one of the conditions listed by the CDC as placing them at an “increased risk of severe illness from the virus that causes COVID-19.” Persons with the following qualifying underlying medical conditions are advised to complete the Louisiana COVID-19 Vaccine Attestation Form, before their appointment, to receive the vaccine: Cancer Chronic kidney disease COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) Down syndrome Heart conditions including but not limited to heart failure, coronary artery disease or cardiomyopathies Immunocompromised state (weakened immune system) from solid organ transplant Obesity (body mass index [BMI] of 30kg/m2 or higher but less than 40kg/m2) Severe obesity (BMI greater than 40kg/m2) Sickle cell disease Smoking Type 2 diabetes mellitus


Allen Parish Community Healthcare, 108 Sixth Avenue, Kinder


· 337-738-9494

Allen Parish Health Unit, 145 Hospital Drive, Oakdale

Call 318-335-1147 or 337-463-4486 for an appointment for:

Tuesday, 3/30 9AM – 3:30PM


Beauregard Parish Fire District - DeRidder Fire Department

· Call 337-462-8929 Monday - Friday 8am-11am to schedule appointment

Beauregard Parish Health Unit, 216 Evangeline Street, DeRidder

Call 337-463-4486 for an appointment for one of the following days:

Monday, 3/22 9AM – 3:30PM

Tuesday, 3/23 9AM – 3:30PM

Thursday, 3/25 9AM – 3:30 PM

Tuesday, 3/30 9AM – 3:30PM

Thursday, 4/1 9AM – 3:30PM

Walgreens, 916 N. Pine Street, DeRidder



Albertson’s, Ryan Street


Albertson’s, Country Club


Boudreaux’s New Drug Store, Prien Lake Road


Calcasieu Parish Health Unit, 3236 Kirkman Street, Lake Charles

Call 337-478-6020 for an appointment for one of the following days:

Thursday, 3/25 9AM – 3:30 PM

Tuesday, 3/30 9AM – 3:30PM

Wednesday, 3/31 9AM – 3:30PM

Thursday, 4/1 9AM – 3:30PM

Genoa Healthcare Pharmacy, Kirkman Street


· 337-426-0906

Kroger Pharmacy, Country Club


· 337-990-4902

Lake Charles Civic Center, 900 Lakeshore Drive, Lake Charles

Click here to make an appointment for one of the following days:

Thursday, 3/18 9AM – 3PM

Friday, 3/19 9AM – 3PM

Saturday, 3/20 8AM – 12:30 PM

Tuesday, 3/23 9AM – 3PM

Wednesday, 3/24 9AM – 3PM

Thursday, 3/25 9AM – 3PM

Friday, 3/26 9AM – 3PM

Saturday, 3/27 8AM – 12:30 PM

Lake Charles Memorial Hospital, 1701 Oak Park Blvd

· Email name, date of birth and phone number to


Ochsner CHRISTUS COVID Vaccine Clinic @ Lake Area, 4150 Nelson Road



Sam’s Club, 2025 Sams Way


Sulphur Health Unit, 201 Edgar Street, Sulphur

Call 337-478-6020 for an appointment for

Friday, 3/26 9AM – 3:30PM

Walgreens, Sulphur


Walgreens, Gerstner Memorial


Walgreens, Ryan Street


Walgreens, Moss Bluff



3415 Gerstner Memorial, Lake Charles

2011 Ryan Street, Lake Charles

260 Sam Houston Jones Parkway, Moss Bluff

525 North Cities Service Hwy, Sulphur


West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital, 701 Cypress St, Sulphur


Vinton Rural Health Clinic, 1611 Hampton St, Vinton



Hackberry Rural Health Clinic, 1020 Main Street, Hackberry

· 337-762-3762

Johnson Bayou Rural Health Clinic, 6240 Gulf Beach Hwy, Cameron

· 337-569-2245

South Cameron Hospital

· 337-605-0531


Jefferson Davis Parish Health Unit, 403 Baker Street, Jennings

Call 337-824-2193 for an appointment for one of the following days:

Wednesday, 3/24 9AM – 3:30PM

Friday, 3/26 9AM – 3:30PM

Wednesday, 3/31 9AM – 3:30 PM

Walgreens, Jennings



Outpatient Medical Center Leesville


· 337-238-1274

Walgreens, Leesville


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