Includes basic information on Covid19, prevention and treatment, Covid 19 & Pregnancy, age appropriate Fact Sheets for 3-6 year olds , 6-12 year olds and Teens
FROM THE AUTISM INSURANCE RESOURCE CENTER
Download our COVID-19 Fact Sheet, which has ended up being a series of links to excellent resources covering the many facets of implementing telehealth for ABA in the current environment. I will note that one of the resources is a link to a fact sheet from the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers – it has one of the best overviews of considerations, and most comprehensive links to the latest policy updates from private insurers.
Here’s an important resource for some . Parents/caregivers from anywhere in the state (possibly even from out of state) can sign up to be connected with volunteer OT, PT, SLP, etc., mostly from the schools, I believe, to provide remote consultation. The form is in English and in Spanish. Emma Fialka Feldman is a BPS special education teacher and Sophia Johansson is a leader of Mass Families Organizing for Change.
Once on the page there is a huge search bar. Lots of links to hundreds of sate agencies and services You can also call if that is easier, simply dial 2-1-1.
Greater Boston Legal Services Covid 19 Resources
Moratorium on shutting of Utility services during the State Of Emergency :
The state now has a new special $5 million fund within RAFT to serve households facing a COVID-19-related housing crisis due to a loss of wages or increase in expenses (e.g. medical expenses). There may be additional funding and expanded eligibility in the coming weeks and months.
Staff and Families: Weekly Live Self-Care Thursday, 4/2 @ 11 a.m.: with Stephanie Porter who will offer support, guidance, meditation and more for families and for care providers every Thursday at 11 a.m. Join Zoom Meeting here: https://zoom.us/j/982630877 Meeting ID: 982 630 877
AANE is offering a free session on preparing for college on April 18 Th click here to register