Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a virus that has affected many people around the world.
COVID-19 can spread:
When you have a COVID-19 vaccine, it will help us:
- stay safe
- live freely.
A vaccine is medicine that:
- helps you fight a virus if you come in contact with it
- can stop you getting very sick from the virus
- can stop you from passing the virus to someone else.
A vaccination is when you have an injection of the vaccine. This is done with a needle.
- Anyone who is 5 years or older can get a COVID-19 vaccination.
Your doctor will tell you if you need extra doses in the future.