Learn more about the COVID-19 vaccines

The COVID-19 vaccines are made to save lives, and the moments we miss most—hugs, afternoons with friends, time with family, and so much more. The COVID-19 vaccines are extremely effective in preventing death, serious illness, and hospitalization from COVID-19, which has disproportionately impacted communities of color.

Over 238 million people in the US have received at least one dose of the vaccine, but there are many who have questions about how the vaccines were made, what mild side effects they might have, how to get vaccinated, and more. We’re here to help make sure everyone has the information and resources needed to get vaccinated to keep our friends and families safe and eventually, end this pandemic.

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Omicron variant

Children and the vaccines

Booster Shots

Making the Vaccine

The Vaccines and Side Effects

Getting Vaccinated and Other Frequently Asked Questions

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The information on this website has been aggregated from the CDC and other trusted medical resources and is not medical advice. If you have additional questions we encourage you to speak to a medical provider. This information was last updated December 1, 2021.