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*'''[https://corporate.comcast.com/covid-19 Comcast COVID-19 Response]
 
*'''[https://corporate.comcast.com/covid-19 Comcast COVID-19 Response]
 
**Xfinity Wifi free for everyone and other benefits  
 
**Xfinity Wifi free for everyone and other benefits  
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*'''[https://www.fcc.gov/keep-americans-connected FFC Keep Americans Connected Initiative]
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**Over 650 companies and associations have signed the pledge to Keep Americans Connected
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**Ensures that Americans do not lose their broadband or telephone connectivity as a result of these exceptional circumstances
  
 
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**Free virtual meetings and resources
 
**Free virtual meetings and resources
 
**[https://www.huffpost.com/entry/zoom-hacks-work-meetings-virtual-happy-hours_l_5e7ba807c5b6cb9dc1991ef4 Zoom Hacks for Work Meetings and Virtual Happy Hours]
 
**[https://www.huffpost.com/entry/zoom-hacks-work-meetings-virtual-happy-hours_l_5e7ba807c5b6cb9dc1991ef4 Zoom Hacks for Work Meetings and Virtual Happy Hours]
 
  
 
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Revision as of 09:31, 2 April 2020

Helpful Apps

Visit the Tools for Life App Finder for apps on teleworking, social distancing, emergency preparedness and more


Planning Guides and Resources

  • FFC Keep Americans Connected Initiative
    • Over 650 companies and associations have signed the pledge to Keep Americans Connected
    • Ensures that Americans do not lose their broadband or telephone connectivity as a result of these exceptional circumstances
  • Plan and Prep Guide for Adults Living with Neuromuscular Disabilities
  • Provides fact-based, reliable resources that educate our community on how to reduce and prevent the spread of COVID-19, while also providing practical coping tools and life-management strategies that can be used not just for this specific situation, but for addressing any viral or bacterial infection risk.
  • USPS Informed Delivery
    • Sign up for free alerts from USPS for when and what mail is being delivered
    • Great for limiting trips to the mailbox

Entertainment and Recreation

  • Audible
    • Offering free titles for kids


Connectedness/Virtual Platforms

  • FFC Keep Americans Connected Initiative
    • Over 650 companies and associations have signed the pledge to Keep Americans Connected
    • Ensures that Americans do not lose their broadband or telephone connectivity as a result of these exceptional circumstances

Education

  • Dr.Seuss
    • Read, play games and hang out with Dr. Seuess


Software

  • Crick Software
    • Free access to Clicker@home for schools closed due to COVID-19
  • Dolphin SuperNova
    • 3 months free access to any edition of SuperNova: Magnifier, Magnifier and Speech or Magnifier and Screen Reader


Speech/Communication