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California Department of
Public Health
Immunization Branch

850 Marina Bay Parkway 
Richmond, CA 94804
(510) 620-3737

The Immunization Branch of the California Department of Public Health provides leadership and support to public and private sector efforts to protect the population against vaccine-preventable diseases.
School kids
How Is Your School Doing?
California law requires schools to assess and report annually the immunization status of their students. See immunization rates for schools in your area: 
Child CareKindergarten, 7thGrade

Doctors examining babyMay Is Toddler Immunization Month
Celebrate this annual observance to highlight the importance of protecting young children from vaccine-preventable diseases. 
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Frequently Asked​​

What shots does my child need, and where can we get them?

Getting your child immunized is part of routine visits to the doctor. It’s something any parent can do to protect their children from dangerous diseases. See the recommended schedules and information for:

Which vaccines are required for school?

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