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Testing Importance 

  • There are numerous approved testing sites across the country.  For a list of approved testing sites by the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), click here.  

Vaccination Importance

  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have determined that the COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective, and studies have shown they prevent severe illness and death from the virus. See https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/vaccines/faq.html for information.
  • To date, the FDA has authorized three vaccines for emergency use in the United States. These vaccines have also been recommended for use by the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices. To assist you in understanding the phases a vaccine must complete before being determined safe enough for public release, click HERE to access an infographic from the National Institute of Health.
  • There are numerous approved vaccination sites across the country.  For a list of approved Point of Dispensing (POD) by the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH), click here.  
  • Click here for the State of Georgia COVID-19 Vaccination Plan. 

 Mental Health

  • Click here to listen to Drive Time With Dr. Douglass Discusses Immunizations (August 2021).    
  • Click here to listen to The Local Take Talks COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy with Dr. Jayne Morgan (July 2021).                    
  • Click here to listen to The Local Take Talks Mental Health And COVID-19 With Kim Jones Executive Director of NAMI-Georgia (July 2021).
  • Click here to listen to The Local Take Talks Mental Health During Coronavirus With Dr. Joy Harden Bradford.
  • Click here to listen to The Local Take: Men's Mental Health in a Pandemic With Author Romal Tune.
  • Click here to listen to The Local Take:  Keep Your Head Together During COVID-19 With Mental Health America-Georgia (August 2021). 

Public Service Announcements

COVID-19 Vaccines PSA: Side Effects by Dr. Jackie Walters.   Source:  Centers for Disease (CDC) Control and Prevention.

COVID-19 Vaccines PSA: Safety by Emma.   Source:  CDC. 

COVID-19 Vaccines PSA: Fertility by Dr. Jackie Walters.   Source:  Centers for Disease (CDC) Control and Prevention.

COVID-19 Vaccines PSA: Safety by Mateo.  Source:  CDC.

Public Affairs

Click here to listen to The Local Take: Boys And Girls Clubs Address COVID-19 Learning Gap (August, 2021).

Click here to listen to The Local Take: Eviction Moratorium with DeKalb Commissioner Lorraine Cochran Johnson (August, 2021).