Electron microscope of the coronavirus showing the spikes that adorn the outer surface of the virus, which imparts the look of a corona.

CDHD COVID-19 Response

The Center on Disabilities and Human Development (CDHD) is monitoring and taking the necessary steps to prepare for the continuity of operations as the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak develops. CDHD is currently open, however all face-to-face services are cancelled for the time being. This includes any face-to-face training, technical assistance, coaching assessments, or intervention services. If possible, we can help people access what they need using distance means. Contact the CDHD by email with any further questions and we will continue to post any updates here.

Additional Resources

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Disability Policy News from the Association of University Centers on Disabilities - April 20, 2020

Electron microscope scan of the coronavirus from Department of Health and Human Services.


Congress and the administration are responding to the COVID-19 crisis in a variety of ways. It is important in the fast-moving decision process that the various relief and safety efforts meet the needs of people with disabilities. The latest congressional COVID-19 response addressed many of those needs, but more work is needed! Read the current Congressional Efforts, Action Steps to take, along with the entire current Newsletter.