Covid-19 has disproportionately impacted those living with developmental disabilities – CNN

Restoring this must be a first priority, but it has to be done safely; in-person staff must ensure that they protect their clients from Covid-19 infection.

While there has been emerging guidance on the safe care and support of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, it’s still evolving and hasn’t reached all the places where it’s “desperately needed.” The authors also wrote that it’s not always presented in a way that can be fully understood by the people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

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