Age in Action Quarterly Newsletters

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COVID-19 and People with IDD: Impact, Prevention and Action

Click here for free, helpful helpful resources provided by Health Risk Screening (HRS). As the situation with Coronavirus (COVID-19) develops, HRS is committed to providing those who work in the field of IDD supports with practical, sensible, and usable health information regarding identifying those at most risk and steps that can be taken to reduce the severity of the impact of this disease.

DD Awareness Month web page

Click here to view the DD Awareness Month web page.

Easy to read booklet about the Coronavirus from SARTAC

Click here for an easy to read booklet about the Coronavirus from SARTAC. SARTAC is the Self Advocacy Resource and Technical Assistance Center. This booklet was created by Green Mountain Self-Advocates, a SARTAC partner. It is in English and Spanish. It was written by and for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. It focuses on “need to know” information (not “nice to know” information).

Fatal Five Fundamentals: Infections Video

Click here for a free 22min training video on “Infections”, taken from Health Risk Screening’s larger Fatal Five eLearn series.

MO DMH-DD COVID-19 Webpage

Click here to view the Missouri Department of Mental Health’s Division of Developmental Disabilities webpage that provides COVID-19 Updates as Available. This page includes current and pending guidance, DD Operation Specific Guidance, Videos and Resources, as well as links to register for Weekly Webinar Question/Answer Sessions.

Saint Louis University’s Gateway Geriatric Education Center

Click here to visit the Saint Louis University's Gateway Geriatric Education Center.


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