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April is Care Workers Recognition Month

Image credit to https://twitter.com/SEIU SEIU is Service Employees International Union: 2M working people united for dignity, justice, and a better life. Across America, care workers help raise our children, assist

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10 Books about Inclusive Education

http://www.thinkinclusive.us Leading for All: How to Create Truly Inclusive and Excellent Schools by Jennifer Spencer-Iiams & Josh Flosi Building Inclusive Schools: Tools and Strategies for Success by Ann Halvorsen and

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COVID Rent Assistance Program

Dear Disability Community Members:

The Mayor’s Office on Disability and the Mayor’s Office on Housing and Community Development want to make sure that you are aware of this COVID Rent Assistance Program. Complete details are available at:

https://sf.gov/renthelp

Current eviction protections

Tenants: Do not move out! You have rights even after the moratorium expires and rental assistance coverage is through at least March 31, 2022. If you have unpaid rent or are struggling to pay rent that will be due starting October 1, please apply to housingiskey.com as soon as possible. Do not delay!

If you have not paid 25% of the rent for the period September 2020 – September 2021, please contact [email protected] by September 30, 2021. Twenty-five percent is the equivalent of 3.25 months of the rent. If you pay at least 25% of the rent of this period by September 30, then you cannot be evicted for any unpaid rent from that period.

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Inclusion: 10 Essential Articles

http://www.thinkinclusive.us Educating students with and without disabilities together is strongly preferred under IDEA, and this is what we are referring to when we talk about inclusion in the following articles.

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Staying Safe in Summer

Preparing for Summer – Power Outages, Heat & Wildfires Resources to help you stay safe Este mensaje esta disponible abajo en español Summer and Fall are expected to be hot

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Apply for Emergency Broadband Benefit

Emergency Broadband Benefit (EBB) is a program that is now accepting applications from individuals with disabilities and others in low-income households for assistance of up to $50 a month to help cover the cost of internet access. There is a limited amount of funds available and you need to apply immediately before the funds are completely allocated.

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