International HPV Vaccination Awareness Day
March 4, 2023
HPV Awareness Day is recognized worldwide on March 4, 2023. Its main goal is to educate the general public about the steps to take to effectively prevent the spread of the Human Papillomavirus (HPV). HPV vaccination is cancer prevention. When given at the recommended ages, this vaccine can prevent more than 90% of HPV cancers.
Call to Action:
More than 75% of US parents have chosen to protect their children from HPV cancer with the HPV vaccine. Share the HPV vaccine resources below with your parent and community networks over social media. To schedule HPV vaccination, call 2-1-1 LA or visit 211la.org for an immunization site near you.
Resources to Promote HPV Vaccination
Resources are available from the National HPV Vaccination Roundtable encouraging HPV vaccination beginning at age 9. Review and share these helpful resources with loved ones and members in your community.