The Institute for Community Inclusion

COVID-19 Publications and Resources

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, public agencies, day and employment service providers, people with disabilities and family members have had to quickly adjust to changes in how services and supports are provided. The publications and resources provided here have been developed to help guide professionals, individuals, and families through this challenging time as we develop new approaches to providing day and employment services, vocational rehabilitation, and supporting community life engagement.

We welcome your feedback and ideas as we all work together to provide services that help people to continue to work towards their goals while staying safe and healthy.

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General Publications

Publications for Service Providers

Guides for People with Disabilities

Resources from Think College

ICI’s Think College initiative has up-to-date resources to support students with intellectual disabilities as they learn, work, and live in the time of COVID-19.

Resources from SELN

Resources from the State Employment Leadership Network (SELN), including examples of policy directives from various states on provision of day and employment services.

selnhub.org/COVID

Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) Remote Services Strategies & Resources

A series of briefs highlighting how VR counselors are sustaining remote services during COVID-19 and strategies and tools they expect to keep using after the pandemic ends.

For further information on ICI’s efforts regarding COVID-19, contact David Hoff david.hoff@umb.edu.

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