Infants & Toddlers

These images are free to use. Feel free to customize and share via social media platforms, websites, patient portals, emails and other ways to reach your audiences/patients. We also encourage posting pictures from your own clinic and community.  See social media calendar if you would like to share your messages during the same period with other partners across California.   

Social Media Messages

Suggested Hashtags


Sample message 1 (Spanish below)

It’s OK to see the doctor during #covid19. Clinics are taking  additional safety measures to protect your child, such as separating sick and well visits. Some clinics even offer curbside appointments. #DontWaitVaccinate

Sample message 2 (Spanish below)

It’s time to go back to the doctor! Checking your baby’s milestones and staying up to date on
immunizations are an important part of your child’s health, even during #covid19. Schedule a checkup today. #DontWaitVaccinate

Sample message 3

Keeping your child up to date with vaccines is still possible, even if you’ve lost your health insurance. Find a VFC provider near you. #DontWaitVaccinate

Sample message 4 (Spanish below)

Worried about keeping your child healthy during #COVID19? You’re not alone. Talk with your doctor about staying up to date with immunizations, lead screenings, and developmental milestones. #CallYourDoctor

Sample message 5

There’s no vaccine for #covid19 yet, but there are other shots that your baby needs to stay healthy. Talk with your doctor about keeping your baby safe with immunizations. #DontWaitVaccinate

Sample message 6

Make sure your baby is ready for child care. Immunization requirements are still in place. #DontWaitVaccinate

Sample message 7

Doctors and nurses are taking extra steps to help protect patients. Schedule your child’s checkup and any shots you may have skipped while staying at home. Your child’s health and safety are top priorities! #DontWaitVaccinate

Sample message 8

Did you know? The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends that families continue immunizing their babies during #covid19. Talk with your doctor about keeping your baby safe with immunizations. #DontWaitVaccinate

Sample message 9

It’s been a tough year, and keeping your baby safe and happy has been your top priority. Your doctor is also doing the same by taking extra precautions to make visits safe. Schedule your baby’s checkup today! #DontWaitVaccinate

Sample message 10

One of the easiest ways to protect your kids during these uncertain times is to vaccinate – protect your child and call your doctor to make an appointment! #DontWaitVaccinate

Sample message 11

It’s time! Don’t delay your child’s checkup and immunizations any longer. Shots prevent many dangerous diseases that spread in our community. #DontWaitVaccinate

Spanish Social Media Messages

Suggested Hashtags



Sample message 1

Está bien ver al doctor durante COVID-19. Los doctores están tomando medidas de seguridad adicionales para proteger a su hijo durante su cita, como separar las visitas de niños enfermos y sanos. Algunas clínicas ofrecen servicios al aire libre, donde puede recibir atención sin salir del auto. #NoEspereAVacunarse

Sample message 2

¡Es hora de regresar al doctor! Tanto verificar el progreso de su desarrollo y mantenerl@ al día con sus vacunas son importantes para la salud de su bebé, aun durante #COVID19. Haga una cita hoy mismo. #NoEspereAVacunarse


Sample message 4

¿Preocupado por mantener sano a su hijo durante #COVID19? No estás solo. Hable con su médico sobre cómo mantenerse al día con las vacunas, las pruebas de plomo en la sangre y los hitos del desarrollo. #LlameaSuMédico

Sample message 3

Mantener a su hi@ al día con sus vacunas aún es posible, aun si perdió su seguro de salud. Localice un doctor que participe en VFC cerca de usted usando su código postal.

Messages to Personalize with own Pictures

Sample message 1

We’ve been staying home. I want to protect my kids when they go back to school, too. #DontWaitVaccinate

Sample message 2

There’s one thing I can do besides worry about #COVID19: protect my child from vaccine-preventable diseases. #DontWaitVaccinate

Sample message 3

Taking my kid in for a checkup during a pandemic got me nervous. Calling my doctor helped. #DontWaitVaccinate

Sample message 4

I heard some families got behind on shots for their kids. I’m calling the doctor to beat the rush for back-to-school vaccinations. #DontWaitVaccinate