COVID-19 vaccination – Why you should get vaccinated for COVID-19 – Auslan

Information in Auslan for people with disability about why it’s important to be vaccinated for COVID-19.


Some people with disability are at greater risk of becoming very sick if they catch COVID-19. The risk of COVID-19 spreading through the community is high.

COVID-19 vaccinations help to prevent serious illness and death from COVID-19. They also help to stop people catching and spreading COVID-19.

Getting vaccinated against COVID-19 is the best way to protect you, your family and the community.

For more information, you can:

If you are deaf, or have a hearing or speech impairment, you can also call the National Relay Service on 133 677.

Australian Government, state and territory government helplines will also have information on how people with disability can access the vaccine.

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Note: The National Coronavirus Helpline and Easy Vaccine Access service are no longer in service.

For information about COVID-19 support services and resources including information on booking a vaccination, COVID-19 vaccines, testing, and other COVID-19 services, please visit

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