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For people with Down syndrome, family members, caregivers and professionals.

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

November 2021 | Adult Down Syndrome Center - Resource List

ARCHIVED: This resource has been archived and will no longer be updated. More recent COVID-19 resources can be found in this section of our Resource Library.

General Vaccine Information

​Individuals who are 5 years of age and older are eligible to receive COVID-19 vaccinations. The website of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has recommendations based on a person's residence, occupation, medical conditions, and other factors. We have provided links to some of the pages below. 


Information from the Adult Down Syndrome Center


Position Statements and Recommendations


For People with Down Syndrome

Please note: The information on this site is for educational purposes only and is not intended to serve as a substitute for a medical, psychiatric, mental health, or behavioral evaluation, diagnosis, or treatment plan by a qualified professional. We recommend you review the educational material with your health providers regarding the specifics of your health care needs.