ASL Video Series: Providing Support for People with Developmental and Behavioral Disabilities

Children and adults with developmental and behavioral disabilities might need accommodations, modifications, and assistance to follow precautions to protect themselves from COVID-19.More COVID-19 information in ASL: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLvrp9iOILTQatwnqm61jqFrsfUB4RKh6JMore COVID-19 information in English text: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/Development of these materials was supported by a grant from the CDC Foundation, using funding provided by its donors. The materials were created in partnership with the Center for Inclusive Design and Innovation at Georgia Tech. 

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