COVID-19: Vaccine

On August 11, 2022, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated the COVID-19 guidance for community, school, and early childhood education settings. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) supports these updates and is currently working to update its website and materials to reflect these changes.

COVID-19 vaccines are safe, effective, free, and widely available. Everyone 6 months and older is recommended to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. You do not need an ID or insurance to get a vaccine.

What do you want to know?

Learn more about the vaccine and how living protected from COVID-19 can help you get back to safely doing more of what you’ve missed during the pandemic. 

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Vaccine safety facts

Get the facts on COVID-19 vaccines, clinical trials, and safety monitoring systems.

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Find a vaccination appointment

There are many places you can go to get your free COVID-19 vaccine.

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Know what to expect

Learn what to expect during the COVID-19 vaccination process.


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Staying up to date with your vaccines and boosters

Find out how to stay up to date on COVID-19 vaccines. Getting all the vaccine doses recommended for you gives you the best protection possible against severe illness, hospitalization, and death.

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Plan for a protected pregnancy

Strengthen your and your baby's circle of protection and get your COVID-19 vaccine today.

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Your vaccination record

There are a few ways to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination. Learn how to access your vaccination record.


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For parents and guardians

Protect the children in your life. Find information on the COVID-19 vaccine for children.

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Vaccine conversations

Find tips for talking about COVID-19 vaccines with friends and family.

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Bust vaccine myths

Find facts you can use to bust common vaccine myths.


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Vaccine partner resources

Help your community stay healthy. View resources and download materials to help you promote COVID-19 vaccine confidence.

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Learn how to enroll to be an approved vaccinator in Wisconsin and find information about available vaccine products.

Questions about the COVID-19 vaccine? Call 211 or 877-947-2211.

Spanish, Hmong, Chinese Mandarin, Hindi, and Somali language assistance is available.

  • ¿Tiene preguntas sobre la vacuna contra el COVID-19? Llame al 211 o al 877-947-2211 (llamada gratuita).
  • Puas muaj lus nug txog qhov tshuaj tiv thaiv COVID-19? Hu 211 los sis 877-947-2211 (tus xov tooj hu dawb).
  • 如有关于 COVID-19 疫苗的问题,请拨打 211 或 877-947-2211(免费电话).
  • COVID-19 वैक्सीन के बारे में कुछ सवाल हैं? 211 या 877-947-2211 (टोल फ़्री) को कॉल करें।
  • Wixii su'aalo ku saabsan tallaalka COVID-19? Soo garaac 211 ama 877-947-2211 (lacag-la'aan).

Vaccine data

Access the latest COVID-19 statistics and data, including vaccination distribution rates and how the information is tracked and reported.


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Last Revised: July 25, 2022

211 Wisconsin

Call 211 or 877-947-2211 to get referrals for thousands of services across Wisconsin. For COVID-19 questions, text COVID to 211-211. Language assistance is available.

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