Parent Forum: Children and the COVID-19 Vaccines

The COVID-19 vaccine is available for 5- to 11-year-old children, but some parents may still have questions about vaccinating their children against COVID-19. Interested parents are invited to join a forum featuring Washington County children’s health professionals as they share information about children and the COVID-19 vaccine and give advice on what to consider when making the decision to vaccinate children against COVID-19.

Speakers will include:

Alfred Wakeman, PA-C, Pediatric provider at Down East Community Hospital

Julie Redding, LCPC, Clinical Director at Community Caring Collaborative

Moderator: Madeleine DesFosses, Public Health Associate, U.S. PIRG Education Fund

WHEN: December 13, 2021, from 6-7pm EST

WHERE: Via Zoom, register at to receive the webinar login information.