Immunization Initiative

Formerly Chicago Area Immunization Campaign

Fight the Flu Season with EverThrive IL

Once again, the annual flu season is upon us. Find all the EverThrive IL Flu Resources here and get your flu shot to help protect yourself and those you love!

HPV Social Media Toolkit

Sample social media and web messaging that partners are encouraged to use as part of collaborative efforts to increase HPV vaccine messaging throughout Illinois. Find the full resource here.

Community Immunization Education Guide Toolkit

This toolkit is meant to be a simple collection of immunization resources and materials for the purpose of educating and advocating the public on full and timely vaccination. Find the full resource and more information here.


2017 Initiative Policy Priorities

Immunization Initiative factsheet

Immunization Initiative Partners:

American Academy of Pediatrics, Illinois Chapter
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Vaccines
Chicago Department of Public Health
Cook County Department of Public Health
Illinois Academy of Family Physicians
Illinois Department of Public Health 


NEWS FROM THE Immunization Initiative

EverThrive IL is now accepting nominations  for the Loretta P. Lacey Community Advocate, Researcher, and the Garry Gardner Health Care Provider Awards! Awardees will be recognized at the 2017 Annual Meeting on Tuesday, June 13. Find out more here and submit your nomination here.

EVENTS FROM THE Immunization Initiative
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 8:30am to 12:30pm

EverThrive Illinois presents the Spring 2017 Immunization Seminar:


Tuesday, May 23
8:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Loretto Hospital
645 S. Central Avenue
Chicago, Illinois.


RESOURCES FROM THE Immunization Initiative

EverThrive IL updates its organizational policy agenda annually.  The Health Reform Initiative also has a specific policy agenda, highlighting policy priorities for our field.


2017 Immunization Policy Priorities


The Immunization Initiative is a broad-based coalition of public and private sector organizations working together to increase immunization rates and prevent diseases over the life span by promoting the delivery of safe, effective, and timely immunizations.