Magnolia is greatly concerned about the threat of COVID-19 to people with disabilities, their families, and the workforce that supports them. We are compiling resources to help people with intellectual and /or developmental disabilities (I/DD), their families, and service providers to understand this global pandemic.

Latest National Guidance

The President’s Coronavirus Guidelines for America — 15 Days to Slow the Spread of Coronavirus

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is updating its website regularly as recommendations and guidelines are issued:

Steps to Prevent Illness

What to Do if You Are Sick

The Administration for Community Living – What do Older Adults and People with Disabilities Need to Know?

Materials in languages other than English

Social Security Administration Coronavirus Related Policy Changes

Social Security Administration Coronavirus Related Policy Changes

Plain Language Materials

Plain Language Booklet on Coronavirus – created by the Self Advocacy Resource and Technical Assistance Center

Información de COVID-19 Por y Para Personas con Discapacidades

Important Things to Know About COVID-19 – created by the Lurie Institute for Disability Policy

Louisiana Department of Health

LDH COVID-19 Resources


Page last updated March 20, 2020