Notices

The following are notices and announcements issued by the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH).

Back to School Guidance 2021-2022 - Updated guidance for K-12 Alabama schools is now available on the ADPH website. These updates reflect the most up-to-date recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which are based on the best scientific understanding of how COVID-19 infects and spreads among students and educators.

Vaccinate Alabama TikTok Contest - ADPH is sponsoring a TikTok contest for persons between the ages of 13 and 29 to encourage vaccination against COVID-19 before the beginning of the school year. Four winners will get Visa cards. Deadline is August 6.

RFP for Shade Structure for Public Schools - ADPH Comprehensive Cancer Control Program announces an opportunity for public schools to apply for funding to install permanent shade structures for outdoor locations that are not protected from the sun, such as playgrounds or recreational spaces. Deadline to receive applications is June 30, 2021.

Safer Apart Emergency Order - Alabama is under an extended Safer Apart Order effective May 5 at 5 p.m. until May 31. View this order and other COVID-19 related emergency actions by state agencies on our Legal website.

Safer Apart Emergency Order - Alabama is under an amended Safer Apart Order effective April 9 at 5 p.m. until May 5 at 5 p.m. View this order and other COVID-19 related emergency actions by state agencies on our Legal website.

National Guard COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics - Governor Kay Ivey has activated the Alabama National Guard (ALNG) to set up mobile sites to bring COVID-19 vaccinations to under-served and rural counties throughout Alabama. The ALNG will be working closely with the Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH), the Alabama Emergency Management Agency (AEMA), and local county Emergency Management Agency staff to provide vaccinations in 24 counties.

Safer at Home Emergency Order - Alabama is under an amended Safer at Home Order effective March 5 at 5 p.m. and ending April 9 at 5 p.m. View this order and other COVID-19 related emergency actions by state agencies on our Legal website.

COVID-19 Vaccine Availability and Updates - As the supply of COVID-19 vaccine is limited at the moment, ADPH is following the guidance of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) for prioritization of risk groups. Alabama's Vaccination Allocation Plan with the priority phases and our updates on vaccine availability can be found on our COVID-19 Vaccine website.

COVID-19 Vaccination Provider Support - To receive, administer, and report COVID-19 vaccines, healthcare providers must enroll in our ImmPRINT COVID-19 Vaccination Program. For more on enrollment and for other vaccine resources for providers, visit our Vaccination Provider Support page.

Safer at Home Emergency Order - Alabama is under an amended Safer at Home Order effective January 22 at 5 p.m. and ending March 5 at 5 p.m. View this order and other COVID-19 related emergency actions by state agencies on our Legal website.