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Are face masks policies covered under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)?

COVID-19 has changed life as we know in many ways. Safety measures such as social distancing, stay at home orders, and the wearing of face masks or cloth face coverings are now part of our daily lives. The Centers for … Continue reading

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Face Masks, Facial Coverings, and the ADA

 The novel coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) has changed life as we know in many ways. Safety measures such as social distancing, stay at home orders, and the wearing of face masks or cloth face coverings are now part of our daily … Continue reading

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Mascarillas faciales, revestimientos faciales, y la ADA

La pandemia del nuevo coronavirus (COVID-19, por sus siglas en inglés) ha cambiado la vida como la conocemos en muchas maneras. Las medidas de seguridad, como la distancia social, ordenes de quedarse en casa, y usar mascaras faciales o revestimientos … Continue reading

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Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental Health Awareness Month, was established in 1948 by Mental Health America (formerly National Association for Mental Health) to raise awareness and educate the public about mental illness, living with these conditions, and strategies for maintaining mental health and wellness. … Continue reading

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Mes de Concientización sobre la Salud Mental

El Mes de Concientización sobre la Salud Mental fue establecido en 1948 por Salud Mental América (anteriormente Asociación Nacional para la Salud Mental) para crear conciencia y educar al público sobre la enfermedad mental, las personas viviendo con estas condiciones, … Continue reading

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Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19): Reliable Information from Federal and State Resources

During December 2019, a new type of respiratory disease (human coronavirus) first appeared in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. Since that time, coronavirus disease 2019 also known as COVID-19 has spread to approximately 104 countries (territories/areas) including the United States. According … Continue reading

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Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-2019): Información confiable de recursos federales y estatales

Durante diciembre de 2019, un nuevo tipo de enfermedad respiratoria (coronavirus humano – en inglés) apareció por primera vez en Wuhan, Provincia Hube, China. Desde entonces, la enfermedad coronavirus 2019, también conocida como COVID-2019, se ha extendido a aproximadamente 104 … Continue reading

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Hitting the Road for the Holidays? Plan Ahead for a Less Stressful Trip

According to the American Automobile Association, otherwise known as AAA, over 55 million travelers are taking to the roads and the skies this Thanksgiving holiday, among them approximately 12.6 percent (almost 7 million) travelers with disabilities (https://newsroom.aaa.com/tag/thanksgiving-travel-forecast).  The majority of … Continue reading

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October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.  Domestic violence or intimate partner violence affects millions of men and women across all races, ethnicities, cultures, or religious affiliations each year. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Intimate … Continue reading

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Octubre es el Mes Nacional de Concientización sobre la Violencia Doméstica

Octubre es el Mes Nacional de Concientización sobre la Violencia Doméstica (en inglés). La violencia doméstica o la violencia de pareja íntima (VPI) afecta a millones de hombres y mujeres de todas las razas, grupos étnicos, culturas, o afiliaciones religiosas … Continue reading

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