Immunization Regulations for Child Care Entry

The purpose of the immunization requirements for entry into child care are to protect children, staff, and the public against vaccine-preventable diseases in child care centers. These rules establish minimum immunization requirements for attendance at regulated center based and family child care, including Pre-Kindergarten.

Information about Vermont's Child Care Rule

Vermont Northern Lights Career Development Center Training on Immunization Documentation and Reporting - This course explores the importance of immunizations in protecting children and staff from vaccine preventable diseases as well asthe child care providers' roles and responsibilities related to the children in their care.

For information or assistance, please contact:
Vermont Department of Health
Immunization Program
800-640-4374 (toll free within Vermont)

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Child Care Providers Immunization Status Report

clickAll regulated center based and family home child care providers in Vermont are required to report the immunization status of children in their care by January 1st to the State of Vermont each year. The Department for Children and Families (Child Development Division) will email the annual child care immunization survey to providers in the Fall.

Childhood Immunization Schedules

Childhood Immunization Scedule PostcardVermont Schedule


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Please use the forms provided. All forms have been updated as of 7/1/2016

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More Resources

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