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Important update: Healthcare facilities
CDC has updated select ways to operate healthcare systems effectively in response to COVID-19 vaccination. Learn more
To maximize protection from the Delta variant and prevent possibly spreading it to others, get vaccinated as soon as you can and wear a mask indoors in public if you are in an area of substantial or high transmission.
UPDATE
Given new evidence on the B.1.617.2 (Delta) variant, CDC has updated the guidance for fully vaccinated people. CDC recommends universal indoor masking for all teachers, staff, students, and visitors to K-12 schools, regardless of vaccination status. Children should return to full-time in-person learning in the fall with layered prevention strategies in place.
UPDATE
The White House announced that vaccines will be required for international travelers coming into the United States, with an effective date of November 8, 2021. For purposes of entry into the United States, vaccines accepted will include FDA approved or authorized and WHO Emergency Use Listing vaccines. More information is available here.

Toolkit for Youth Sports

Toolkit for Youth Sports
Updated Jan. 14, 2021
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Guidance and tools to help youth sports administrators make decisions, protect their teams and players, and communicate with their communities.

Featured Resources

Guidance and Planning Documents

Web Resources

FAQs

Videos


Youth Sports: Quick Tips to Protect Players from COVID-19 Video
Youth Sports: Quick Tips to Protect Players from COVID-19
How to Wear a Cloth Face Covering Video
How to Wear a Mask
Symptoms of Coronavirus Disease 2019 Video
Symptoms of Coronavirus Disease 2019