COVID-19 Vaccine RESOURCES

Dangerous misinformation campaigns are fueling skepticism and hesitance around the COVID-19 vaccines, a situation that both prevents achievement of herd immunity and increases the possibility that new variants will be deadly to even the vaccinated. The truth is that 99.5 percent of all COVID-19 hospitalizations and deaths happening now are among the unvaccinated. As vaccination numbers lag and COVID-19 infections surge in many communities, it is imperative that IFT members have the most accurate and up-to-date information about the vaccines.


The following is intended to set the record straight about some myths and misconceptions:

 

illinois mask mandate

On August 27, 2021 Gov. Pritzker announced that all Illinois residents over the age of two will be required to wear a mask in all indoor settings, effective Aug. 30. The requirement is applicable to both vaccinated and unvaccinated residents statewide. The State will continue to provide free masks to schools that need them, including KN95 masks and surgical masks. Schools and districts can make requests for masks and other personal protective equipment by contacting their county emergency manager.

 
TOGETHER WE HAVE THE POWER TO PROTECT OUR COMMUNITY

STEP 1: GET VACCINATED & FOLLOW SAFETY GUIDELINES

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step 2:
Even if you are vaccinated, remember to wear your mask and wash your hands frequently.

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STEP 3: SHARE WITH OTHERS

Download these graphics to help encourage others to get vaccinated.

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HELP US HOLD LOCAL & STATE LEADERS ACCOUNTABLE.

REPORT A COVID-19 CASE OR UNSAFE WORKING CONDITIONS.