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Supporting Virtual Meeting Accessibility

As we work together to stop the spread of COVID-19, more and more of our meetings are online. It is important to keep in mind that not all of us have access to technology. People with disabilities are being creative. This resource shares new ways of working and socializing.

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A Self-Advocate’s Guide to COVID-19

The Coronavirus or COVID-19 is changing our lives in many ways for a while. Green Mountain Self-Advocates, SARTAC and ASAN created this toolkit about the Coronavirus. It focuses on “need to know” information. Our goal is to for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to have plain language information during this national crisis. Click on the…

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COVID-19 Disability Form for Vermont

Why Should You Fill Out This Form? We are worried that a lot people will get the Coronavirus at the same time. Your hospital may have too many people to help all at once. They may say you cannot have any visitors. Talk to your team. Think about what support you need if you must…

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Words To Know About the Coronavirus in Plain Language

Coronavirus Plain Language Glossary – Words To Know These are words you may be hearing or seeing due to the Coronavirus outbreak. These definitions were written by a team of self-advocates and their aspiring allies. This glossary goes with Plain Language Tips For Working With Support Staff During COVID-19. https://selfadvocacyinfo.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Plain-Language-Tips-For-Working-With-Support-Staff-During-COVID-19-March-30-2020.pdf

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Plain Language Tips For Working With Support Staff During COVID-19

Tips For Working With Support Staff During COVID-19 People with intellectual and developmental disabilities wrote these tips. The Coronavirus or COVID-19 is changing our lives in many ways for a while. These tips can help you deal with the changes. On March 20, 2020, SARTAC held a focus group online with peer leaders from across…

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