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.
These resources provide information on immunizations and vaccines for adults, including those related to COVID-19. These resources explore why staff vaccination is important, when staff need immunizations, and how to talk with staff and families about vaccination.
For resources related to children, check out Child Immunizations.
Infectious diseases can pose great risks in early education settings. This video addresses immunizations as an approach to managing infectious diseases in early education settings.
Learn why it’s important to get an influenza vaccination every year. Find out how getting a flu shot not only protects you from influenza, but it protects your loved ones and those closest to you.
Find current immunization schedules (from the CDC) for children ages birth through 6 years old, catch-up schedules for children birth to 18 years old and the adult schedule by vaccine and age group.
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.
View this webinar to learn about the recommended components of staff health exams. Discover strategies to manage stress, reduce the risk of infectious illness, and prevent injuries.
Most people plan to be vaccinated against COVID-19, but others may want to know more before committing. This resource includes strategies for talking with Head Start staff and families about the COVID-19 vaccines.
Review this resource for the latest information about staying healthy and preventing the spread of COVID-19.
Learn the facts about Tuberculosis, how to prevent it and what to do if someone in your program has it.