COVID-19 vaccination protects people by building immunity to the coronavirus that causes this disease. Use these resources to learn more about COVID-19 vaccines.
HHS announced that it intends to remove the regulatory requirement for vaccines in Head Start programs for staff, contractors, and volunteers, as well as the weekly testing requirement for individuals granted an exemption from the vaccine requirement.
Watch this webinar to hear Office of Head Start leadership discuss the Final Rule on Mitigating the Spread of COVID-19 in Head Start programs.
Check out these resources to learn more about the requirement that Head Start programs have an evidence-based COVID-19 mitigation policy.
Learn about COVID-19 vaccines for children younger than 5. Presenters also offer guidance on strategies for promoting health and safety during the pandemic, including recommendations for isolation and quarantine.
In the near future, the Administration for Children and Families intends to publish a final rule to formally remove the requirement for masking in Head Start programs.
View this webinar to learn more about the most up to date COVID-19 health and safety information as well as strategies for increasing pediatric vaccination uptake.
This tip sheet includes strategies for communicating with families about COVID-19 vaccines for young children.
Explore how to create a culture of wellness within your programs. Discover practical strategies for nurturing staff’s well-being and hear about ideas and resources to build wellness into everyday routines.
Explore this fact sheet for answers to FAQs about recommended COVID-19 vaccines for children ages 6 months through 5 years.