Resources About COVID-19 Vaccinations for Children Ages 5+
Outreach resources for COVID-19 vaccinations for children ages 5+. CDC recommends everyone ages 5 and older get a COVID-19 vaccine to help protect against COVID-19. Learn more about vaccinations for children at the CDC website.
We've created Posters for vaccine providers serving multicultural audiences and talking points with details on COVID-19 vaccinations for children ages 5 to help with your outreach efforts.
Make Vaccine Shots Less Stressful and Painful for your Child
Infographic for parents and caregivers with tips on comforting their child before, during, and after their vaccine shot.
Free Child Care Available While You Get Vaccinated
Get access to free child care for all parents and caregivers getting vaccinated or recovering from vaccination.
Frequently Asked Questions From Parents/Guardians About COVID-19 and the Vaccines
Answers to the top questions frequently asked by parents/guardians about COVID-19 and the vaccines.
Protect Your Child With a COVID-19 Vaccine
Posters for vaccine providers to print and display to encourage parents to vaccinate their child.
Communicating With Vaccine-Eligible Children and Parents
Talking points on children getting vaccinated and the vaccines in general.
Sharable messages to spread the word that everyone 5 and up is eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine.
Social Media Graphic Posts for Parents
Social media messages encouraging parents to vaccinate their children.
Did You Know? Children 5+ are now eligible for COVID-19 vaccines
Wondering about COVID vaccines for your kids? CDC recommends everyone 5 years and older get vaccinated to protect them from serious illness and hospitalization due to COVID.
Social Media Post About COVID-19 Vaccine Authorization for Children Ages 5 - 11
Static graphic explaining that a COVID-19 vaccine is now available to children between the ages of 5 and 11.
Here are some videos for you to download and use in your outreach.
COVID Vaccine Fast Facts: Vaccine Doses for Children
A short video explaining that even though kids under 12 get a smaller dose of a COVID vaccine, they get the same protection as vaccinated adults.
Did You Know? You Can Get Your COVID-19 and Flu Vaccines in One Appointment
Yes, you can get your flu and COVID-19 vaccines in the same appointment! Don't let COVID-19 or the flu slow you down this flu season—protect your health and save some time.
Find vaccines near you today at vaccines.gov.
Ask a Pediatrician: Do the Benefits of COVID Vaccines for Children 5 and Older Outweigh the Risks?
Dr. Lee Beers, president of the AAP, explains that COVID vaccines are safe and significant side effects are much less common than long-term complications from COVID-19 infection.
Ask a Doctor: Can the Vaccine Give My Child COVID?
Short video featuring Dr. Shaquita Bell, who is absolutely certain a vaccine can't make your child sick with COVID—because the vaccines don't contain the virus that causes COVID.
Ask a Pediatrician: What do parents need to know about the Delta variant?
Video of Dr. Lee Savio Beers explaining why the contagious Delta variant makes it more important than ever to get children vaccinated against COVID-19.
Ask a Doctor: Why Do Children, Especially Black and Latinx Children, Need COVID-19 Vaccines?
Short video with pediatrician Dr. Rhea Boyd, explaining why children, especially Black and Latinx children, need to be vaccinated against COVID.
A range of superhero-themed posters, signage, and materials for hospitals and pediatricians to help make vaccination fun for families.
Children’s Hospitals Toolkit
Creative resources for hospitals and pediatricians hosting clinics and events to vaccinate children 5 and older against COVID-19.
Coloring page to provide to children before and after vaccination.
Vaccination Badge Sticker
2"x2" “Got my Superpower” post-vaccination badge sticker to provide to children once they’ve been vaccinated.
Selfie station design to encourage pre- and post-vaccination photos.