Communicating with Families Communicating with Families Vaccine Hesitant Parents Learn methods and strategies for talking with vaccine-hesitant parents Common Parental Concerns Find sample responses to and resources for common parental concerns. Vaccine Information Statements Vaccine Information Statements (VISs) are produced by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) as 1-page information sheets. Refusal to Vaccinate Resources are provided on office policies, documenting, and coding when parents refuse to vaccinate. Practice Change Education and Tools Access education and practice change tools to help office staff effectively communicate with parents and families about vaccines. Case Studies Find interactive case studies designed to present real-life scenarios of vaccine safety communication. Resources The Immunization ScheduleNew for 2017! Click here for the current schedule recommended by the AAP, AAPF, AGPC and CDC.Information for ParentsVisit HealthyChildren.org, the AAP parenting website, for information for families about immunizations. The Latest on Immunizations Updated Immunization PoliciesThe AAP recently released 2 clinical reports on adolescent immunization.Immunization Initiatives NewsletterCheck out our newsletter for the latest on immunizations.Supply and ShortageLearn more about current vaccine supply and shortage issues.