Covid 19 Sacramento/Stockton/Fresno

Digital Art Piece by Hmong Innovating Politics Encourages Community to Get Vaccinated and Celebrates Progress Toward Restoring Health and Harmony

California’s “Vaccinate ALL 58” Campaign Uses Art and Music to Engage Communities Most Impacted by COVID-19 SACRAMENTO and FRESNO, Calif.  – In its ongoing effort to reach communities disproportionately impacted by the pandemic, the State of California recently partnered with 10 community-based organizations, who in turn have collaborated with artists and community members to raise awareness about the importance of …

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Madera County Department of Public Health (MCDPH) announces, “Your Shot at

Fun!” COVID-19 Vaccine Sweepstakes MCDPH supported by Kaiser Permanente announces the “Your Shot at Fun!” vaccine incentive program. The incentives aim to give an extra nudge to those who still need to get vaccinated against COVID-19, especially families in hard-to-reach communities, while also thanking everyone who has already been vaccinated. Family-focused prizes include a Disneyland family vacation, Six Flags annual …

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Joint Statement on Western States Recommendation of Expanded Pfizer – BioNTech Booster Eligibility for 12- to 15-Year Olds

SACRAMENTO – Today, California Health and Human Services Agency Secretary Dr. Mark Ghaly, and Director of the California Department of Public Health and State Public Health Officer Dr. Tomás J. Aragón, issued a joint statement on the Western States Scientific Safety Review Workgroup’s recommendation to expand eligibility for Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 booster dose to 12- to 15-year-olds at least five months …

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Post-Pandemic Reunions: Quit smoking helps to stay safe and healthy

It has been a long year of social distancing, lockdowns, quarantines, and canceled events. However, as holidays approaching, there will be lots of chances to reconnect. The Mid-Autumn Festival is a traditional festival celebrated in Asia. The festival is held on the 15th day of the 8th month of the lunar calendar with full moon at night, a symbol of …

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How to Pay for College in 2021

COVID-19 has created a lot of uncertainty around the college experience, including whether or not parents will be able to pay for their children’s tuition and expenses amid the pandemic. Whether your family’s income has been impacted by the pandemic, or you just want to have more money to allocate to other life priorities, here are some recommendations from Northwestern …

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California Department of Public Health Teamed up with 626 Night Market to Promote COVID-19 Vaccines with Free On-site Vaccination and Gifts

SACRAMENTO – To encourage more people to get vaccinated, the California Department ofPublic Health (CDPH) has joined forces with the popular 626 Night Market to offer vaccinationsat two locations including Santa Anita Park in Arcadia and OC Fair and Event Center in CostaMesa. Anyone who gets vaccinated at the events will receive incentive gifts. In addition, wellknown social network personalities …

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SacRT and California Northstate University Team up for COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Today

The Sacramento Regional Transit District (SacRT) and California Northstate University teamed up today, Friday, August 6, 2021, for an onsite SacRT employee COVID-19 vaccine clinic.   Partnering with California Northstate University, SacRT offered the free vaccine clinic to staff onsite to provide a convenient option for more employees to get vaccinated.   California Northstate University (CNU) is the first university designated by the state as the public COVID-19 vaccination center since January …

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‘This is a do or die situation’ Hate Crime Survivors Join API Legislative Caucus, Stop AAPI Hate, 150 Community Organizations in Urging Governor Newsom to Approve $210 Million Budget Request

SACRAMENTO, CA — On Tuesday, the California Asian Pacific Islander (API) Legislative Caucus, Stop AAPI Hate, the Commission on Asian and Pacific Islander American Affairs, hate crime survivors, and supporters from 150 leading API and ally organizations took part in a press conference urging Governor Gavin Newsom to approve a $210 million Budget investment to ensure California adequately addresses the …

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Karuk Tribe to Host Drive-Through Vaccination Event for Siskyou and Humboldt Counties

On Saturday, May 22, 2021, the Karuk Tribe will host a drive-through vaccination event for the surround community members in the Siskiyou and Humboldt Counties. The vaccination event will be held at Big Springs Elementary School (7405 County Hwy A12, Montague, CA 96064), from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. No appointment is required. The single-dose Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) Vaccine …

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Important FAQs regarding Johnson & Johnson Vaccines

WHY ARE J&J VACCINES BEING PAUSED? • On Tuesday, April 13th, the FDA/CDC announced a rare but serious side effect including serious brainblood clots (CVST) combined with low platelet counts in six patients who received J&J vaccines.• All patients are women under 50 years of age.• Vaccines are being paused out of an abundance of caution. WHAT IS WA STATE …

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