COVID Central is designed to provide timely information on P&A/CAP network SPECIFIC responses to the Coronavirus Pandemic. These quick highlights will feature creative interventions and collective concerns as we continue to receive P&A insights. Through these updates, we hope to keep the network informed, inspired and involved during the Coronavirus pandemic.
If your P&A has an effective strategy/suggestion related to monitoring, investigations, representative payee activities or any other approaches implemented by your P&A to protect disability rights in relation to COVID-19, please contact Justine “Justice” Shorter, Disaster Protection Advisor by phone at (202) 880-2435 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Latest on Coronavirus Response & Recovery
- Voting Technology
March 18, 2020
NDRN statement encouraging election administrators to enhance their options for remote voting while maintaining in-person voting systems to the greatest extent possible.Publication
Disability Rights Oregon’s Letter to Sheriffs re: Preparation and Precautions for COVID‐19 in Jail Detention Settings
March 18, 2020
Disability Right Oregon wrote a letter to the Sheriff's office asking for the adoption of protective steps for COVID‐19 in jail detention settings.Sample Document
March 17, 2020
What are clients’ rights to FAPE and related services under the IDEA and Section 504, during what may be an extended period of time out of school?Conference Call
- Medical Rationing
March 16, 2020
This letter by the California P&A details multiple measures their Governor can take to eliminate discrimination and enhance access/support.Letter