It is recommended that some people receive booster doses of Covid-19 vaccination to maintain immunity and avoid serious illness.
All customers can access the vaccine through the Government’s Vaccination Centres. For more information about how to book a vaccine through these centres, click here.
The vaccine is only given if it is safe to do so and if you provide consent.
If you have any questions, you should speak directly with your health care provider.
COVID-19 Vaccination Resources
Reading this visual script with a person with communication support needs can help them understand the vaccination process. It can prepare a person for the vaccination and reduce anxiety or uncertainty around the event. It can also open up dialogue with the person to talk about what is happening and how they are feeling. Read it together several times before going for the vaccination.
This Easy English document uses simple words and meaningful images to communicate key information about the coronavirus vaccine. It’s designed to help people with low English literacy to read and understand important information. This includes people with intellectual disability and people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds.
COVID-19 Vaccination Booster or Third Dose
Here we provide information for our Supported Independent Living customers regarding the COVID-19 vaccination booster or third dose.
To view more COVID-19 communication resources, click here.