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Babies, Children, and Adolescents Need Immunizations



A child can fall victim to bacteria and viruses in our community that cause serious disease. It is important that children be vaccinated on schedule every time.


Immunizations Needed


California School Immunization Requirements  


Childcare through 7th Grade


  • California Childcare - 7th grade immunization requirements.
  • California law requires all students entering 7th grade to show proof of a pertussis (whooping cough) booster shot, known as Tdap before starting school. For more information, click here.




  • State Colleges and the University of California system require completion of the hepatitis B immunization series (3 shots) before entry as a freshman.


Youth Vaccine Programs in San Francisco

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