Partnering for Vaccine Equity

Support for Partners

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CDC is working to improve equity in adult immunization across disproportionately affected populations through partnerships that drive community-level action, including support for vaccination in racial and ethnic minority groups.

Support for partners – specifically those organizations at the local and community levels – aim to help them to inform, implement, and assess activities focused on vaccine awareness, access, availability, and confidence in their communities. This support includes learning community for partners, data-informed technical assistance, and deploying communications.

Learning Community for Partners

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CDC provides learning support to partners, including technical assistance, coaching, subject matter expertise, peer-to-peer learning, and a central hub for outreach materials and resources.

Direct Assistance
One-on-one coaching and subject matter expertise to support program delivery

Peer-to-Peer and Group Learning
Workshops, webinars, and cohort-based insight sharing for all partner organizations

Materials Management
Access to a repository of curated and evaluated materials and resources to support programming

Learn more about the Learning Community. pdf icon[1 page]

Data-Informed Technical Assistance

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CDC provides data analysis combined with technical assistance to support and guide local partners in planning and implementation efforts to reduce racial disparities in vaccination.

Data Analysis

  • Highlights communities of color that may be experiencing barriers around access and confidence;
  • Identifies sub-populations who may have elevated risk based on age, race/ethnicity, health conditions, or income; and
  • Prioritizes geographic areas to focus outreach efforts and vaccine access based on populations most in need.

Technical Assistance

  • Hosts webinars, office hours, and facilitated knowledge sharing of leading practices to support the partner network;
  • Analyzes organizations’ data to provide insight on communities most in need; and,
  • Focuses vaccine outreach efforts.

Deploying Communications

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CDC supports long-term efforts building trust in vaccines among racial and ethnic minority groups by deploying communications, addressing misinformation on social media, and promoting accurate vaccine messaging.

Learn how we are addressing vaccine misinformation. pdf icon[1 page]

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Contact Us

To send questions or comments about the program, send an e-mail to adultvaxprogram@cdc.gov.

Page last reviewed: October 26, 2021