COVID-19 and Down Syndrome in Tennessee
DSAMT wants to ensure that all our loved ones with Down syndrome are first and foremost - healthy - and we also want our families to have easy access to the most up-to-date, expert information and resources available. These resources have been carefully reviewed and are provided by those most knowledgeable. While there are certainly many other resources available, with more coming online daily, our focus is education, advocacy and support here in TN. Make sure to check back here regularly for updates.
Should you have any questions or needs, please know DSAMT staff are all here for you and want to help our families get through this unpredictable and confusing time as smoothly as possible.
Stay safe, make wise choices, and we will all get through this the way we do everything else... TOGETHER!
EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION & RESOURCES
DSAMT has listed those resources that are specifically beneficial to those with Down syndrome/Intellectual disabilities and their families in this section.
MEDICAL INFORMATION & RESOURCES
The medical resources below may help your family stay safe & healthy and up-to-date.
SCHOOL-RELATED ADVOCACY INFORMATION & RESOURCES
DSAMT is working with local and national organizations to ensure our loved ones with disAbilities are not left behind during the COVID-19 crisis, both federally and here in Tennessee. Contact Erin Richardson, Advocacy & Policy Director at [email protected]
with any questions.
SUPPORT INFORMATION & RESOURCES
DSAMT will continue to make program decisions based on guidance from the CDC and TN Department of Health.
Know a resource we should consider adding? Email [email protected].
Additional resources can be found at www.somethingextra.org/resources. Don't forget to check our Community Calendar for our partners' virtual activities.