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COVID-19 Symptoms

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Watch for symptoms: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/symptoms-testing/symptoms.html People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms or combinations of symptoms may have COVID-19: Cough Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing Or at… Read more »

2020 Primary Election Voting for People with Disabilities

2020 Primary Election Voting for People with Disabilities 2020 Primary Election Voting for People with Disabilities – Highlights the extended 2020 primary election and provides the options for voting for people with disabilities Accessible Absentee Voting System FAQ for the 2020 Primary Election – Gives voters all the information they… Read more »

COVID-19 and the provisions of HCBS services and supports

On behalf of Director Corcoran, thank you for bringing forward timely and practical questions regarding how the COVID-19 emergency may impact home and community-based service provision.  Please see responses to your specific questions below: Q: How do we conduct supervisory visits, which are required? Can these be done virtually?  … Read more »

Urgent EIP info for Social Security Beneficiaries with Dependents – and new Social Security webinars for May June 2020

Hello once again from your local Social Security offices!!  We hope this message finds you well.  We wanted to share some important updates for you and your staff: EIP/Stimulus Payments and Social Security Beneficiaries with Dependents IRS and Treasury have announced that Social Security beneficiaries with qualifying dependent children under… Read more »

Ohio Medicaid Waiver Alignment Phase III Delay

Good afternoon. Due to the COVID-19 emergency and the reorganization of priorities, Waiver Alignment Phase III has been delayed until 1/1/2021.  This delay includes promulgation of new OAC rule 5160-44-23 – specialized medical equipment, supplies and devices and new OAC rule 5160-44-21 – vehicle modifications.  Waiver amendment submission will be… Read more »

ILRU: Disaster Hotline – The Partnership for Inclusive Disaster Strategies

The IL-NET National Training and Technical Assistance (T&TA) Center at ILRU is providing support to centers for independent living and statewide independent living councils as we all navigate the unprecedented times of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. We are sharing the resource below in support of the communities you serve. Please… Read more »

Virtual Space: Weekly Breaking Silences Peer Group

Please join our weekly virtual space: Breaking Silences Peer Group Hosted by: Dr. Julie Williams from Wright State University and Maria Matzik of Access Center for Independent Living This discussion group is held every Thursday evening from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM. The group’s intent is to offer community connectiveness… Read more »