What you need to know about the COVID-19 Vaccine

Things to Know About the COVID-19 Vaccine for People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities


COVID-19 Vaccine Infographic


Myths vs Facts About the COVID-19 Vaccine


Proof of Vaccination and Vaccine Declaration Form

How to download your Proof of Vaccination


How to submit your Vaccine Declaration Form


Preparing for Your COVID-19 Vaccine Appointment

Getting Ready for My Shot

A Preparation Toolkit and Vaccine Appointment Accommodation Form

Use the Getting Ready for my Shot form developed by Surrey Place's Developmental Disability Primary Care Program to prepare for your COVID vaccine appointment. This form includes tips to prepare and can be used by people with developmental disabilities and their caregivers to create a positive experience and request accommodations during the appointment.

What Can I Expect At My COVID-19 Vaccine Appointment?

This guide explains how the vaccine is being given to people safely, how to prepare to go to a vaccine clinic, and what will happen during and after your visit.


Jenna and Krystal are two people with intellectual disabilities. Jenna asks Krystal about her experience getting a COVID-19 vaccine.

Follow Amanda, a person with an intellectual disability, as she gets her COVID-19 vaccine.

Questions and Answers About the COVID-19 Vaccine

Questions and Answers about the COVID-19 Vaccine for caregivers of people with developmental disabilities

Doctors answer questions about the COVID-19 Vaccine from people with developmental disabilities

Would You Like to Know More?

If you are looking for additional information about COVID-19 or supports for people with intellectual or developmental disabilities the following resources are a great place to start!


COVID-19 Resources at ConnectAbility 
Supporting Individuals, Families and Caregivers of people with developmental and intellectual disabilities.


Resources from the team at H-CARDD  to support wellness and mental health for people with developmental disabilities and their families during the COVID-19 pandemic.

I need help booking my COVID-19 vaccination appointment
Once you've received your vaccineDownload, Colour and Share Why You Got Your Vaccine on Social Media!

Frequently Asked Questions