Covid 19 Updates

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Covid 19 – Virtual Q & A

Check out the Virtual Q & A with Sarah Peurakoski, SAIL’s Executive Director, taped on Wednesday, April 1st!

Watch Here!

Our Covid 19 Plan of Action

May 22, 2020 – Governor Whitmer extended the “Stay Home, Stay Safe” Executive Order to through June 12th, 2020. At SAIL, once the State of Michigan has been opened, SAIL will be determining our next steps for opening our offices to the public. In the meantime, we’re still open to supporting those individuals living with a disability in the U.P. via phone, text, email and videoconferencing. If you have questions, we are here to help!

If you would like to speak to a live person, please call 906-250-2448 or contact your Disability Advocate directly via email. We will still be able to check messages on our regular phone line and will get back to you as soon as possible.

Sincerely,

Sarah Peurakoski, Executive Director

Download our contact information here

Michigan Department of Civil Rights

The Division on Deaf, DeafBlind and Hard of Hearing has released an ASL and captioned video for our community to view regarding updates on state actions related to COVID-19 in Michigan. You can click on the image above or check the following link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BrFqzEmeb5E

Links from the video include the following:

https://www.mcgi.state.mi.us/schoolnutrition/

www.michigan.gov/UIA

Additionally, the CDC has released a series of ASL and captioned videos on COVID-19.

Information around this outbreak is changing rapidly. The latest information is available at Michigan.gov/Coronavirus and CDC.gov/Coronavirus.