Vaccine Information


Disclaimer: As information continues to rapidly change, there may be some out of date information found within these links. We conduct quarterly audits of our resource hubs.



 A one-stop resource that provides Windsor-Essex residents with the latest information regarding:

  • Vaccination guidelines and opportunities (pop-up clinics, pharmacies, etc) for adults and ages 5-11
  • Obtaining your COVID vaccine record
  • Immunocompromising conditions
  • Vaccines approved by Health Canada
  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
  • Direct access to booking vaccination appointments
  • Links to for talking to health care professionals in hundreds of languages!
St. Clair CollegeStudent Health Services - The latest campus policies on vaccination, screening, mask mandates, and what to do when you're sick.
University of Windsor

Return to Campus - The latest campus policies on vaccination, screening, mask mandates, and what to do when you're sick.

WE-SPARK Information

Ask The Expert Series


Video Resources


Cancer Care OntarioWhat you need to know about COVID-19 vaccines: Information for people with cancer
Ontario Ministry of Health

Book a Vaccination Appointment or Download Your Enhanced Vaccine Certificate

COVID-19 in Ontario: Book a vaccine appointment, take a self-assessment, learn about vaccines, and find information in multiple languages.

COVID-19 Vaccine Approval Process & Safety


Canadian Institute of
Health Research

Ask a Scientist

COVID-19 Research

Government of Canada

Information on COVID-19 Vaccines Including: Public Health Guidelines, COVID-19 testing, authorized vaccines, travelling and more!

COVID Posters and Images


 Source Resource
 Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) Understanding mRNA COVID-19 Vaccines
 Food & Drug Administration (FDA) COVID-19 Vaccines
New York TimesCoronavirus Vaccine Tracker
New ScientistEverything you need to know about the Pfizer/BioNTech covid-19 vaccine (Article by Graham Lawton)
New England Journal of MedicineSafety and Efficacy of the BNT162b2 mRNA Covid-19 Vaccine
Labiotech.euOn Our Way to COVID-19 Immunity (Article by Julia Kaiser)

For Parents & Kids

American Academy of Pediatrics COVID-19 and Kids: How mRNA Vaccines Work (Video)
Autism Ontario Our Trip to the Vaccine Clinic (Blog)
Government of CanadaCOVID-19 Vaccines for Children: Learn about the importance of vaccines,
how vaccines are studies and tested for children and youth, how to have a positive
vaccination experience and much more!
NatureLong COVID & Kids: Scientists Race to Find Answers
WindsorVax FindersA self-serve portal to help you navigate booking appointments, etc.

5-11 Vaccine Information: About Kids Health

1-on-1 Judgement Free Consultations (Translations Available in 100's of Languages)

Science Up FirstAll about tromethamine (AKA Tris), the buffer ingrdient in the vaccine for 5-11 year olds
Big questions about COVID-19 vaccines for kids
Elmo Gets COVID-19 Vaccine

Ethnically-Diverse Communities (Language Translation)

Multicultural Council of Windsor-Essex

COVID-19 Vaccine Information: Translated guides to booking an appointment

Reasons to be Vaccined, in over 18+ languages

Social distancing posters translated into 6 languages

Ontario Ministry of HealthCOVID-19 Communication Resources by Language or Topic
Provincial Vaccine Contact CentreSpeak to an experienced agent or health specialist in more than 300 languages. Call 1-833-943-3900 (TTY: 1-866-797-0007)
Science Up First

YouTube channel full of presentations on COVID-19 topics from physicians and scientists in French and English.

Scarborough Health

VaxFacts: You can book an appointment to do a call with one of their expert doctors. They can do telephone consultations in more than 200 languages.

Provincial Vaccine Contact Centre

Information is available in more than 300 languages.

  • Call 1-833-943-3900 (TTY: 1-866-797-0007)
Vaccine Confidence Project
& Multicultural Council of Windsor Essex

View our 'Sparking Vaccine Confidence' resources addressing common vaccine hesitancies in the following languages:

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) & COVID-19 Myths

Duke HealthAre There Negative Long-Term Side Effects to the COVID-19 Vaccine? (Video)

Is it safe to get the COVID-19 vaccine if I use substances or struggle with addiction? 

Does the COVID-19 vaccine affect menstruation?

Government of CanadaAddressing vaccine hesitancy in the context of COVID-19: A primer for health care providers
Public Health Ontario

Building Confidence in Vaccines (A primer for immunizers and healthcare professionals)

Windsor-Essex County Health UnitCOVID-19 Vaccine FAQs - scroll to find information on keeping up to date with COVID-19 vaccination, obtaining proof of vaccination, vaccine-related questions, vaccinations in pregnancy, myths, and FAQs
John Hopkins University & Medicine

The COVID-19 Vaccine and Pregnancy: What You Need to Know

Science Up FirstLet's Talk COVID-19 and Fertility
UBC Women's Health ClusterCOVID-19 Vaccines and Fertility: Fact or Fiction?
The Society of Obstetrics and Gynaecologists of CanadaCOVID Vaccination in Pregnancy
NPRCoronavirus FAQ: I'm Afraid Of Needles. Does The COVID-19 Vaccine Hurt? (Article)