Information about COVID-19 for correctional stakeholders

Here you will find information intended for Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) stakeholders. 

As a correctional stakeholder, you can help inform offenders. This is why we are making this information available— to help you understand the virus and vaccines. We hope this information is helpful in providing factual information and support to offenders. 

Information about COVID-19 vaccines

Why vaccination is important for adults: Vaccines are safe and protect you and those around you from vaccine-preventable diseases.

Vaccine safety: Immunization and vaccine awareness poster: Learn about all the steps that go into producing a vaccine, from development to monitoring.

How Canada authorizes vaccines: Creating a new vaccine can take years. However, the development of vaccines for COVID-19 progressed quickly for many reasons. 

Vaccines and treatments for COVID-19: Safety after authorization: Information about how COVID-19 vaccines and treatments are monitored for safety after authorization.

Vaccine safety and possible side effects: Like any medication or supplement (including vitamins), vaccines can cause side effects and reactions.

Videos about COVID-19 vaccines

These short videos will help you better understand COVID-19 vaccines.

Messages from CSC's Commissioner to stakeholders 


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