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Braille Resources

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CDC Guidance in Braille

The resources available to be embossed in braille are derived from CDC guidance that can be found by clicking one of the titles below.




Different COVID-19 Vaccines (webpage)

Frequently Asked Questions About COVID-19 Vaccination (webpage)

Getting Your COVID-19 Vaccine (webpage)

Key Things to Know About COVID-19 Vaccines (webpage)

Myths and Facts about COVID-19 Vaccines (webpage)

Possible Side Effects After Getting a COVID-19 Vaccine (webpage)

V-Safe After Vaccination Health Checker (webpage)

When You've Been Fully Vaccinated (webpage)


Symptoms, Testing, and Treatment

10 Things You Can Do to Manage COVID-19 at Home (PDF)

Caring for Someone Sick at Home (webpage)

Contact Tracing (webpage)

Do It For Yourself & Your Friends (PDF)

Do It For Yourself & Your Friends 2 (PDF)

Symptoms of Coronavirus 2019 (webpage)

Test for Current Infection (webpage)

When You Can Be Around Others After COVID-19 (webpage)

What To Do If You are Sick (webpage)


Prevention & Cleaning

Cleaning and Disinfecting for Households (webpage)

Cloth Face Covering for Building Entrance (PDF)

Considerations for Wearing Masks (webpage)

Feeling Sick? Stay Home. (PDF)

Help Protect Yourself and Others (PDF)

Help Protect Yourself and Others Young Mitigation (PDF)

How COVID-19 Spreads (webpage)

How to Protect Yourself and Others (PDF)

How to Protect Yourself and Others (webpage)

How to Safely Wear and Take Off a Mask (PDF)

Living in Shared Housing (webpage)

People with Certain Medical Conditions (webpage)

Please Read Before Entering [For Businesses] (PDF)

Quarantine vs. Isolation (PDF)

Similarities and Differences Between the Flu and COVID-19 (webpage)

Stay Home from Work (PDF)

Stop The Spread of Germs (webpage)

Wear a Mask to Protect You and Your Friends (PDF)

What You Can Do if You Are at Higher Risk (PDF)

What You Should Know About COVID-19 to Protect Yourself and Others (PDF)


People with Disabilities

Guidance for Direct Service Providers (webpage)

People with Disabilities (webpage)

Preparing for COVID-19 in Nursing Homes (webpage)


School Safety

Back to School Planning Checklist (webpage)

School Decision Making Tool (webpage)


Mental Health & Therapy Animals

Guidance for Handlers of Service and Therapy Animals (webpage)

Mental Health and Coping during COVID-19 (webpage)


Travel and Communities

Aquatic Venues (PDF)

Considerations for Communities of Faith (webpage)

Funeral Guidance (webpage)

Polling Locations and Voters (webpage)

Running Essential Errands (webpage)

Youth Sports (webpage)