COVID-19 Information for People with Disabilities
With the roll out of the COVID-19 vaccine, states, businesses and communities are beginning to transition out of quarantine. You may be noticing a lot of changes happening around you.
The following resources provide more information about the vaccine, how you can get it, and what to keep in mind as we all begin to move forward together.
Prepare for Your Vaccine
If you're thinking about getting vaccinated, find out more about the available vaccines:
Download SARTAC's plain language guide to COVID-19 vaccines (PDF).
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides vaccine information for specific groups of people– including people with disabilities. They also have a list of possible vaccine side effects.
Get Your Vaccine
The vaccine is widely available across Idaho and most people are eligible to receive it.
You can sign up to receive a call-back from a vaccine provider. You can schedule an appointment online or by phone. You may even be able to walk in to your local pharmacy.
After You've Been Vaccinated
If you've been vaccinated, you should follow recommended guidelines to ensure you're protected. Find out more about vaccine waiting periods and how to safely return to everyday activities.
Remember to follow local mask guidelines when entering businesses and public spaces.
Other Helpful Websites
For more information about COVID-19 vaccinations, check out the following resources:
General COVID-19 Health and Safety Information
It's important to remain vigilant about COVID-19. We're learning new information about the virus every day. To continue to protect yourself and those around you, these resources cover helpful information about the virus, steps to staying healthy and what to do if you've been exposed to COVID-19.
If you think you might be sick: