By NJ 211 and the Partnership for Maternal & Child Health of Northern New Jersey
The arrival of safe, effective COVID-19 vaccines is a major development in the coronavirus pandemic. An effective COVID-19 vaccine will help protect you from becoming sick if you are exposed to the virus. As more people are vaccinated, families and communities will be able to gradually return to a more normal routine.
It’s natural to wonder if brand new vaccines developed at unprecedented speed, are effective and safe to take.