All Illinoisans age 12 and up are eligible for the lifesaving COVID-19 vaccine. Clear and consistent messaging about vaccines is imperative. The resources below can be used to help prepare providers for offering the COVID-19, address questions and promote vaccine confidence. ICAAP will update this page as more information becomes available.

Resources for Providers

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Illinois Department of Public Health

Cook County Department of Public Health

Chicago Department of Public Health


Social Media Resources for Providers

Social Media Messages

  • Help families mask up, social distance, and get vaccinated. By educating families about vaccines and encouraging adherence to wearing masks and social distancing, you’re taking the most effective steps to protect your patients and their families from getting seriously ill. For resources for providers and families, visit
  • By getting vaccinated for COVID-19, you’re helping protect yourself and your community from further spread of the pandemic. Approved COVID-19 vaccines are safe and proven highly effective by rigorous clinical trials. By choosing to vaccinate yourself and your family, we can put an end to this pandemic together.
  • The combination of getting vaccinated and following CDC’s recommendations to protect yourself and others, such as wearing a mask and social distancing, will offer the best protection from COVID-19.

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Resources for Families