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Coronavirus Information and Resources

Several national organizations, including the CDC (ASL Video Series),  have posted information regarding the Coronavirus and related resources. Please see the attached list.  It will be updated as new information is posted, so please check back. 

Updated 1/22/21

Facebook Live Event! : What is the COVID-19 Vaccine and What is it Like to Get Vaccinated?

TUESDAY, JANUARY 26, 2021 AT 7 PM CST – 8 PM CST

https://www.facebook.com/events/860139638152571/?ti=ls

Event by University of Michigan Family Medicine
Online with Facebook Live
Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at 7 PM CST – 8 PM CST
Price: Free · Duration: 1 hr
Public  · Anyone on or off Facebook
What is the COVID-19 vaccine and what is it like to get vaccinated? Join Sarah Hein, MSN, FNP-BC, nurse practitioner with Michigan Deaf Health; Michael McKee, MD, MPH, family physician at Michigan Medicine; and interpreter Nigel Howard, ASL medical interpreter, for a presentation and open discussion with questions and answers about the COVID-19 vaccine.

This event is geared towards deaf and hard of hearing viewers, and will be presented in American Sign Language with some English translation and closed captions.
Please ask questions in advance, in the comments of this event invite!


DESCRIBED AND CAPTIONED MEDIA PROGRAM
COVID-19 Search Results:  
https://dcmp.org/search?q=covid-19&t=m 
(You must be a member to access these videos. Membership is FREE!)


GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY  

Dr. Fauci presents to Gallaudet University faculty
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5HuV76oBTHI

ALDA  (Association of Late Deafened Adults)
https://alda.org/coronavirus-and-the-association-of-late-deafened-adults-inc-outreach/

CDC (Centers for Disease Control)  ASL Video Series  https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/communication/downloadable-videos.html

Helen Keller National Center for Deaf-Blind Youths and Adults
https://www.helenkeller.org/hknc/newsletters/winter-2020

National Association for the Deaf (NAD) - ASL Videos and other resources through the 
https://www.nad.org/2020/03/12/coronavirus/

National Deaf Center on Postsecondary Education
https://mailchi.mp/nationaldeafcenter/your-questions-answered-live-captioning-interpreters-online-captioned-media-vendors?e=fc5a4df745

Plain Language Booklet on Coronavirus 
https://selfadvocacyinfo.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Plain-Language-Information-on-Coronavirus.pdf

Spanish Plain Language Booklet on Coronavirus  
https://selfadvocacyinfo.org/resource/plain-language-information-on-covid-19-spanish-version/

 

PARENT RESOURCES:

Supporting Success for Children with Hearing Loss
https://mailchi.mp/success4kidswhl.com/late-march-2020

Vanderbilt: Digital Resources for K-12 Learning at Home  
https://researchguides.library.vanderbilt.edu/DigitalResourcesK12