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For people with Down syndrome, family members, caregivers and professionals.

COVID-19 Resources

March 2020 | Adult Down Syndrome Center - Resource List

Many organizations are compiling COVID-19 resource lists. We have included links to some of them below. 

The amount of information about COVID-19 can be overwhelming and can cause anxiety and stress. Our mental health is just as important as our physical health during this time. We recommend staying informed about the situation but also limiting the amount of time spent following the news and social media. 

General

World Health Organization (WHO)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

State of Illinois

Advocate Aurora Health

 

Down Syndrome

Global Down Syndrome Foundation

LuMind IDSC Foundation

National Down Syndrome Congress (NDSC)

National Down Syndrome Society (NDSS)

MGH Down Syndrome Program

 

For People with Down Syndrome

Let's Talk about the Coronavirus VideoUniversity of Miami-Nova Southeastern University Center for Autism & Related Disabilities

COVID-19 Information By and For People with Disabilities, Green Mountain Self-Advocates (English, Spanish)

Coronavirus: What Is It and What Can I Do? Booklet, The Arc of Maryland and Maryland Developmental Disabilities Council

Working with Your Personal Attendant to Keep You Safe from CoronavirusUniversity of Illinois at Chicago Program for Healthcare Justice for People with Disabilities

Activities You Can Do at HomeAdult Down Syndrome Center

 

To see all our resources on COVID-19, please visit this link.

Please note: The information on this site is for educational purposes only and is not intended to serve as a substitute for a medical, psychiatric, mental health, or behavioral evaluation, diagnosis, or treatment plan by a qualified professional. We recommend you review the educational material with your health providers regarding the specifics of your health care needs.

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