Key Things to Know about COVID-19 Vaccines
Everyone ages 12 and older is recommended to get a COVID-19 vaccination. COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective, and the federal government is providing the vaccine for free to anyone living in the United States. You are not fully vaccinated until 2 weeks after the 2nd dose of a two-dose vaccine or two weeks after a one-dose vaccine. People who have been fully vaccinated can start to do some things that they had stopped doing because of the pandemic.
Toolkit for Summer Camps
With summer approaching, CDC’s Toolkit for Summer Camps provides guidance and planning documents, posters, and other key resources to help camp administrators and parents navigate summer camp.
Domestic Travel During COVID-19
Delay travel until you are fully vaccinated. If you are not fully vaccinated and must travel, take the following steps to protect yourself and others from COVID-19:
Wearing a mask is required on planes, buses, trains, and other forms of public transportation traveling into, within, or out of the United States and in U.S. transportation hubs such as airports and stations.
COVID Data Tracker Weekly Review
COVID-19 cases, deaths, and hospitalizations are going down, and vaccination rates are climbing. These trends are encouraging. As summer approaches, consider how COVID-19 is spreading in your community when making travel plans and choosing activities. Read more about these trends in the COVID Data Tracker Weekly Review.
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the U.S.
May 24, 2021
US states, territories, and District of Columbia have reported 32,947,548 cases of COVID-19 in the United States.
CDC provides updated U.S. case information online daily.
In addition to cases, deaths, and laboratory testing, CDC’s COVID Data Tracker now has a Vaccinations tab to track distribution of COVID-19 vaccines in your state.