Infant and Childhood Immunization Resources

These resources provide information to better help you understand vaccines for infants and children.

 

Easy-to Read Immunization Schedules

Recommended Immunizations for Children from Birth to Age 6

Create a Personalized Vaccine Schedule

Childhood Vaccine Assessment Tool.

Answer a few questions about your child’s health history to create a personalized list of recommended vaccines. You can print the results and review them with your child’s doctor.  Also view this vaccine assessment tool in Spanish.

Videos

What should parents expect after their child’s vaccine visit? Find out how baby Jack’s mom and dad comfort him after a checkup where he was vaccinated, part of #HowVaccinesWork.

Vaccines and your baby's immune system

How do vaccines help babies fight infections?
How do vaccines work with your child’s immune system to fight infections? Join baby Jack and his parents as they find out how vaccines help train your baby’s immune system to help prevent disease in this How Vaccines Work video.

Video: What to expect when your child is vaccinated.

What to expect when your child is vaccinated.
What should parents expect after their child’s vaccine visit? Find out how baby Jack’s mom and dad comfort him after a checkup where he received vaccines in this How Vaccines Work video.

Useful Lists

See easy-to-digest information, specifically:

10 Things to Make Vaccines Less Stressful

9 Things to Make Vaccines Less Stressful… For You and Your Baby
English | Spanish

Infographics

Measles: More than just a little rash infographic.

Measles: More than just a little rash
This infographic details the symptoms of measles, how it is spread, and how it can be prevented – the MMR vaccine. Learn more about this serious disease.

Infographic: Mumps. More than just swollen glands.

Mumps: More than just swollen glands
This infographic details the symptoms of mumps, how it is spread, and how it can be prevented – the MMR vaccine. Learn more about this serious disease.

Infographic:  Whooping Cough: A deadly disease.

Whooping Cough: More than just a cough
This infographic details the symptoms of whooping cough (pertussis), how it is spread, and how to help prevent it in children — the DTaP vaccine. Learn more about this serious disease.

The Journey of Your Child's Vaccine infographic

Journey of Your Child’s Vaccine
This infographic provides an overview of how new vaccines are developed, approved, and manufactured, how they are added to the United States’ childhood immunization schedule, and how vaccine safety continues to be monitored after introduction.

How Vaccines Strengthen Your Baby’s Immune System infographic.

How Vaccines Strengthen Your Baby’s Immune System
This infographic describes how vaccines help your baby’s immune system to recognize and fight serious diseases.

See Spanish version.

Public Service Announcements (PSAs) Radio

To listen to a PSA, click on the link. To download an audio file, right click link and select “Save Target As…”.

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PSA Transcripts pdf icon[PDF]

English Radio PSAs

Choosing Immunization
Babies come with lots of decisions. Choose vaccination for safe, proven disease protection.

Spanish Radio PSAs

Visite al doctor
Usted hace todo lo posible para mantener a su bebe sano…

Flyers and Posters

Posters

Ads and posters in various sizes both color and back-and-white, in English and Spanish. They may be downloaded, copied, and distributed without alteration free of charge.

Page last reviewed: March 15, 2019