COVID-19 Resources

Updated Weekly

General Resources

COVID-19 Precautions & Preventative Measures Video

Coronavirus: What it is and What Can I Do?

Self Advocates & Families

Self-Advocates Explain Coronavirus Video

Self-Advocates Bringing a Supporter to a Hospital or a Doctor’s Office

Your Rights to Healthcare Under Law

Tennessee's DIDD & Department of Health letter to Tennessee Hospitals

The Arc Tennessee Hospital Companion Guide

Addressing “Patients Only” Policy at Hospitals

Federal Stimulus Payments Fact Sheet

Connecting With The Disability Advocacy Community


Resources for Districts, Families and Educators

Resources for Supporting Students with Disabilities During COVID-19

Supporting Students with Disabilities During COVID-19: Resources for Tennessee Families

Tennessee's Department of Ed Resources for Families: Quick Reference

Public Policy

The Arc US COVID-19 Public Policy Update Video

Federal Civil Rights Resolution

Representative Darren Jernigan's COVID-19 Comprehensive Overview

SSI/SS Benefits

SSI Beneficiaries Stimulus Payments Fact Sheet

Other Online Resources

American Psychological Association: Advice for caregivers of children with disabilities in the era of COVID-19

TN Disability Pathfinder: "Things to Do at Home"

Family Voices: COVID-19 Resources on Self-Care, Telehealth, and Parenting children with disabilities

STEP-TN (Support and Training for Exceptional Parents): Engaging and Fun Ways to Learn from Home

Vanderbilt Kennedy Center: Webinars, Printable Resources, Information and referral, and advice for caregivers

For more information about advocacy for people with disabilities and their families during the COVID-19 crisis, click HERE to visit our Public Policy page.