Schools and Child Care Centers

Guidance for Maintaining Recommended Immunizations During the COVID_19 Pandemic

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Vaccine Preventable Disease Control Program (LAC DPH VPDCP) recommend that immunizing the youngest children and pregnant women, remain a top priority in the context of well child care, prenatal care and community health.

Whenever possible, scheduled appointments for routine childhood immunizations and for pregnant women should not be deferred or canceled.

Pertussis (Whooping Cough) Toolkit for Daycares/Preschools and Schools
California School and Daycare Immunization Information
For detailed information on California's school and daycare immunization rates, entry requirements, and for school/daycare staff resources, please visit

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Content last updated: August 8, 2018


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