Covid Resources

Fighting Boredom

The following listing was compiled from various sources online, originally sourced by Abilities Manitoba. Please, let us know if you have any for us to add! Manitoba Dept. of Education has organized a number of online learning resources...

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Making Masks

Winnipeg Free Press has a service on their website that lists those that are making/donating masks with those that are seeking them. You can find that here: https://www.winnipegfreepress.com/special/coronavirus/mask-maker-matchmaker-56951772 You can find information...

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Advocacy & Rights during COVID-19

Call to Action:  https://abilitiesmanitoba.org/covid-19-and-disability:-recommendations-to-the-canadian-government-from-disability-related-organizations-in-canada/ Adapted by Communication Disabilities Access Canada with permission from CommunicationFirst: Patients...

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Working Remotely

Training Industry – Best Practices for Managing a Telecommuting Team TechSoup Canada – COVID-19: How Nonprofits Can Establish Effective Telecommuting Practices Canadian Centre for Cyber Security – Telework Security Issues Robertson College is offering an 8 hour free...

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Mental Health/Self Care

The Government of Manitoba website on Mental Health during COVID-19 provides information on free services available and how to access: https://www.gov.mb.ca/covid19/bewell/index.html Mental Health and COVID-19 resources:  https://mhanational.org/covid19  Canadian...

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Resources in Plain Language

Beyond Words has put together some excellent Easy Read resources for people with intellectual disabilities to understand how to stay safe during the COVID-19 outbreak:  Beating the Virus Good days & Bad under Lockdown When Someone Dies from CoronaVirus There are...

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Important Websites with Current Information

Government of Canada – Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Government of Manitoba – What you need to know about COVID-19 City of Winnipeg – Response to COVID-19 Statistics Canada – COVID-19: A Data Perspective The federal government has a new app that provides information...

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Day Services Suspended

Date:    March 17, 2020 To:        ImagineAbility Employees From:  ImagineAbility Inc. Re:       Day Services Suspended All ImagineAbility day services out of both locations will be suspended as of March 17th at 4:30 pm until further notice. This was not an easy...

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CoVid-19 (Coronavirus Disease) – March 17

Date:    March 17, 2020 To:        ImagineAbility Employees From:  ImagineAbility Inc. Re:       CoVid-19 (Coronavirus Disease) At ImagineAbility, our first concern is for the safety and health of our employees, their families and the people we support. We are...

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CoVid-19 (Coronavirus Disease) – March 15

Date:    March 15, 2020 To:        The People We Support, Employees, and Care Providers From:  ImagineAbility Inc. Re:       CoVid-19 (Coronavirus Disease) ImagineAbility is reaching out to all of the people we support to provide an update on the following decisions...

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CoVid-19 (Coronavirus Disease)

Memo Date:    March 13, 2020 To:        The People We Support, Employees, and Care Providers From:  ImagineAbility Inc. Re:       CoVid-19 (Coronavirus Disease) ImagineAbility Inc. is committed to providing a safe and healthy place for everyone. ImagineAbility Inc. is...

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