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COVID-19 Best Practice Information: Considerations for People with Disabilities   [open pdf - 250KB]

From the Background: "[1] This document provides guidance to state, local, tribal, and territorial (SLTT) governments on how best to ensure that people with disabilities have adequate access to goods and services during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. [2] The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) continues to collaborate with federal agency partners and national disability stakeholder organizations to identify, monitor, and address concerns for people with disabilities as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. [3] FEMA has received extensive feedback regarding impacts on people with disabilities through a number of strategic engagements with SLTT partners, community disability stakeholders, other federal partners, and national-level organizations. [4] The following is a list of key findings and considerations for jurisdictions and communities regarding ongoing COVID-19 pandemic operations across the country. These are best practices for consideration and do not constitute or should not be considered as guidance in any way."

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2020-07-17
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Public Domain
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U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency: https://www.fema.gov/
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pdf
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