Vaccinate Your Baby

Religious View of Vaccination

It is important to have an understanding of where religious organizations actually stand with regard to immunizations. This document summarizes the stance held by many of the world's religious organizations.

Religious Views of Vaccinations At A Glance

Religious Exemptions

All but three states in the U.S. - California, Mississippi and West Virginia - allow parents to refuse immunizations for their children for religious reasons (known as "religious exemptions"). This document summarizes some of the potential consequences from religious exemptions from school vaccination requirements.

Religious Exemptions Fact Sheet

Learn more about Every Child By Two's position regarding nonmedical (philosophical, personal belief and religous) exemptions to school vaccination mandates.

Daycare Center and School Immunization Mandates

Additional Resources

Vaccine Facts and Policy