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Echoes of Past Discrimination

ADA News & Updates / July 15, 2020

As we examine the status and lives of people with disabilities in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, many questions about the safety and health of people with disabilities arise. For example: How are people with disabilities being treated? Are current healthcare policies fair and just? Is healthcare for people with disabilities being rationed? Are people with disabilities in congregate housing; skilled care, intermediate care, and mental health facilities; prisons and jails, etc., receiving appropriate services?