Virtual Policy Briefing on the Impact of COVID-19 on People with Disabilities
Date: Monday – November 28
Time: 3:00 – 4:00 pm [Eastern Time]
Host: National Council on Disability (NCD)
Description: The policy briefing will review the NCD report, “The Impact of COVID-19 on People with Disabilities,” which takes a comprehensive look at COVID-19’s disproportionate negative impact on people with disabilities in the United States, examining a year in a public health emergency as it occurred in real time. The report examines the pandemic’s impact across seven areas: healthcare, the direct care workforce, congregate care facilities, education, employment, effective communication, and mental health and suicide prevention policy, providing findings and recommendations for policymakers.
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