Latest On Boosters; ‘Trusted Messengers’ Lead Vaccine Outreach

Latest On Boosters; ‘Trusted Messengers’ Lead Vaccine Outreach
Latest On Boosters; ‘Trusted Messengers’ Lead Vaccine Outreach

Latest On Boosters; ‘Trusted Messengers’ Lead Vaccine Outreach

The Biden administration is emphasizing vaccine outreach by ‘trusted messengers’ — community volunteers, faith leaders, and primary care providers — who are best-positioned to convince people to get vaccinated.

NPR’s Maria Godoy reports on that kind of outreach in Maryland, one of just a handful of states where at least half of the Latino population is vaccinated.

In participating regions, you’ll also hear a local news segment that will help you make sense of what’s going on in your community.

Email us at considerthis@npr.org.