Get Vaccinated to Protect Yourself, Family, and Community
American Indians and Alaska Natives are disproportionately affected by the COVID-19 pandemic
January 29, 2021
A vaccine helps people from catching a certain disease, like COVID-19. All vaccines are as safe as possible and are a simple way to prevent illness and community outbreaks. A vaccination is not a treatment for people who are already sick with COVID-19. Getting vaccinated helps everyone.
→Know the facts and avoid sharing misinformation.
→Start by sharing information from trusted sources like CDC.gov and IHS.gov
→Encourage your loved ones to get vaccinated.
→The more people in your community get vaccinated, the better everyone will be protected against COVID-19, especially those who are more vulnerable to serious illness, like elders and people in high-risk groups.
→A COVID-19 vaccine will help you from spreading the disease, and reduce you
r risk of getting sick, being hospitalized, or dying.
→COVID-19 vaccines are one of many important tools to help us stop this pandemic. It is important to use all the tools available to stop the pandemic, wear a mask, wash your hands, and watch your distance.