Resources

For help scheduling a Covid Vaccine appointment, fill out this help-request form, email vaxupwestchester@gmail.com or call the Office of the Supervisor at 914-989-1540. You can leave your name and number and a volunteer will get back to you shortly. You can also call or email us for outreach support of any kind, as well as help coordinating information sessions and pop-up vaccine clinics with your community.

And please feel free to download, share and distribute our informational, bilingual flyers, social media graphics and other materials, available here:

VUW Flyers and Marketing Resources

VUW Folletos y Recursos de Marketing


HELPFUL INFORMATIONAL LINKS/ENLACES DE INFORMACION UTILES

Unsure why vaccinated Americans have still been getting COVID-19? Read more about the rarity of breakthrough infections here.

Have any questions about what's actually in the vaccine? Check out the different ingredients here and where else they are regularly used.

“Full approval of the Pfizer vaccine will kick off a patchwork of vaccination mandates across the country.” More info here about the importance of full vaccine approval.


What exactly goes into authorizing a vaccine for emergency use? Check out the FDA’s explanation here.


¿Qué implica exactamente un autorizan de un uso emergencia? Ve la explicación de la FDA aquí.

Everything you need to know about booster shots and why we might need them.

With the Delta variant spreading throughout the country, it is more important than ever to get vaccinated. Read more on how the vaccines protect against Delta.

“People who have not been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 are most at risk.” More info about the Delta variant here.

"The likelihood of someone in the U.S. experiencing heart inflammation after being vaccinated against the virus is 1.6 cases out of every 100,000 doses. When comparing that to COVID-19-related deaths, out of every 100,000 coronavirus cases, 248 infected people will die." More info here.


"La probabilidad de que alguien en los EE. UU. Experimente inflamación del corazón después de ser vacunado contra el virus es de 1,6 casos de cada 100.000 dosis. Al comparar eso con las muertes relacionadas con COVID-19, de cada 100.000 casos de coronavirus, 248 personas infectadas morirán. " Más info aquí.

The highly contagious and dangerous Delta variant is spreading in New York. Those who are not vaccinated are at risk. But this time we have the cure. Read more here, and please vax up today!


La variante Delta altamente contagiosa y peligrosa se está extendiendo en Nueva York. Quienes no están vacunados corren riesgo. Pero esta vez tenemos la cura. Lea más aquí, ¡y por favor vacíe hoy!

Everything parents need to know about their children getting the vaccine


Todo lo que los padres deben saber sobre la vacunación de sus hijos

Terrific DIY tool launched by Columbia professor to help connect people nationwide with the most trusted, local vaccine provider.


Excelente herramienta por un profesor de Columbia para ayudar a conectar a las personas de todo el país con el proveedor de vacunas local más confiable.

If you have had Covid-19 AND get the vaccine, you may never need a booster shot.


Si ha recibido Covid-19 Y se ha vacunado, es posible que nunca necesite una vacuna de refuerzo.


¡Los CDC dicen que los estadounidenses completamente vacunados pueden reanudar la mayoría de las actividades sin máscara!


The IRS will give small-business owners tax credits for paid leave to employees getting the vaccine. Protect your workers, and protect your community.


El Servicio de Impuestos Internos (IRS) otorgará a los propietarios de pequeñas empresas créditos fiscales por licencia paga a los empleados que reciban la vacuna. Proteja a sus trabajadores y proteja a su comunidad.


#VaxFest2021 are allies in this effort and have incredible information and events.

White Plains Hospital Covid Information Guide (Spanish)

Viral video "Black Doctors Read COVID Tweets" dispels common fears among communities of color

Why it's important to get your second dose

Healthy Community Initiative-Community Resource Guide (wphospital.org)

Healthy Community Initiative-Community Resource Guide Spanish (wphospital.org)