Parents & Guardians


Immunization Schedules

Sticking to the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)-recommended immunization schedule provides the optimal protection against vaccine-preventable diseases. Know the schedule and make sure your child is vaccinated on time, every time.

It’s not too late to vaccinate! If you are late starting your child’s vaccinations or have fallen behind schedule, consult the catch-up schedule to get back on track.

Take this quiz to find out which vaccines your child may need and discuss the results with your child's health care provider.

Immunizations for Adults and Expecting Mothers

Some women may need additional vaccines before, during and after pregnancy. Ask your health care provider what you need to protect yourself and your child now and into the future.

Florida School & Daycare Requirements

Florida requires certain vaccines to be administered before children may enroll and attend childcare and school. Stay informed on the latest requirements for public and non-public schools and childcare facilities in the state of Florida.

Vaccine Safety

Get the facts that will give you the power to protect your family. The following resources provide trustworthy, science-based information about the safety of vaccines.

Mobile Apps

Vaccines on the Go: What You Should Know App

Quick reference guide developed by The Vaccine Education Center at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia to empower busy parents with evidence-based facts on vaccines and the diseases they prevent.

ReadyVax App

Up-to-date information from trusted academic experts on vaccinations, including real-time alerts and updates about vaccines and vaccine-preventable diseases.