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2017 National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) & Toddler Immunization Month (TIM)


NIIW is April 22 - April 29 & TIM is celebrated through May 2017

National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) and Toddler Immunization Month (TIM) are annual observances that highlight the importance of routine immunizations for children younger than 2. NIIW/TIM also is a great time to acknowledge and thank the immunization champions who help keep California’s children up-to-date on their immunizations.

Coalitions, health departments and stakeholders are encouraged to use NIIW/TIM as a springboard to promote childhood immunizations using local activities, community outreach, media events, and recognition ceremonies.

CDPH provides a wide variety of campaign materials and resources for you to plan, promote, and conduct successful NIIW/TIM activities. Documents are formatted in Microsoft Word or a writable PDF allowing you to customize the materials to your needs.

2017 NIIW/TIM California Campaign Materials

Graphics and Ready-to-Print Resources

  • Logo/Web banners
  • Izzy the Bear Clip Art
  • Coloring Sheet
  • Izzy Maze
  • Children's Books list (kids' books with VPD themes)
  • NIIW Certificate of Appreciation
  • Word Documents and Templates

  • Tdap Specific Social Media Messages
  • Materials Order Form
  • Suggested Activities
  • Tdap Frequently Asked Questions
  • NIIW E-Blast 
  • Press Release Template
  • Social Media Messages
  • Talking Points and Key Messages
  • Community Newsletter Article Template
  • Faith Community Letter Template
  • Workplan Template
  • Provider + Clinic Staff Thank You Letter Template
  • Hospitals with Maternity Services Thank You Letter Template
  • WIC Partners Thank You Letter Template
  • Preschool + Child Care Thank You Letter Template
  • Media Resources

  • Tips for Working with the Media
  • Phone Script for Communicating with Media
  • Media Advisory Template
  • PSA Messages (English/Spanish)
  • Educational Resources

  • Recommended Childhood Immunization Schedule for Health Professionals
  • Recommended Childhood Immunization Schedule for Parents ... En Español
  • Resources
    Last modified on: 3/22/2017 1:25 PM