COVID-19 Disability Resources
RI Member Resources
Guide on COVID-19 – Easy Read information about COVID-19.
People First of Canada – Coronavirus Information (Easy Read) plain language information and tips to help avoid getting infected.
Surrey Place – Coronavirus Information in plain language with graphics.
Easy-to-read information about coronavirus by Inclusion Europe
Guidance for children with disabilities during the pandemic (Word Document)
Guide on risk communication for children and adult with disabilities. (Word Document)
Plain language tips for support staff – Written by people withIntellectual/Developmental Disabilities
Public health flyers in 30+ languages with information on COVID-19.
Easy Read information on COIVD-19 prepared by MENCAP in the UK for people with a learning disability and families.
Plain Language guide on COVID-19 to avoid contagion and stay safe.
People with hearing disabilities
ASL – COVID-19 ASL Hotline Communication Service for the Deaf and its Connect Direct service in New York.
Communicating with medical staff during COVID-19 – A guide for Deaf/HOH community from the Hearing Loss association of America.
COVID-19 information in different languages from the Government of King County WA, USA.
COVID-19 information – ASL The NAD CEO Howard A. Rosenblum shares news about Coronavirus, how this disease affects education and employment access, how this affects the National Association of the Deaf office, in USA.
COVID-19 ASL videos from the Illinois Deaf and Hard of Hearing Commission.
Medical/surgical masks to support lip-reading, link to a google result page with information
ASL videos on Covid-19 from the CDC, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, in the USA.
People who are Deafblind
Social Media – Creating Accessible Social Media Posts for those who are DeafBlind from the Disability Rights Fund.
Facebook Group – DeafBlind Community COVID-19 Information with resources and news form different countries.
Last modified: November 6, 2020