The IFCR is doing our part to prevent the spread of COVID-19 by canceling in-person events and hosting online learning opportunities. We are also keeping up-to-date on information coming out of the CDC, FDA and WHO to help to ensure our community’s safety. IFCR remains committed to being on the front lines of support for our families.
Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)
There is a lot of confusion around personal protective equipment (PPE) so we gathered some resources for you here.
COVID-19 Financial Assistance
If you need assistance finding food, paying housing bills, or other essential services visit the 211 Network
Financial Assistance Resources
TailorMed is sharing the most up-to-date information through its Financial Navigation Service. This is a live list that will be updating on an ongoing basis to share any opportunities that arise.
COVID-19 Resource Relief
The purpose of the COVID-19 Resource Relief (CRR) program is to provide financial assistance to individuals living with any disability, diagnosis, or chronic illness to help alleviate the burden of the coronavirus-related quarantines and social distancing practices. This assistance is provided in the form of one $100 Visa Gift Card to be used for food, hygiene products, and other living expenses associated with self-isolation and quarantine. Apply here!
Resources From Other Organizations
- Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Resources for Patients
- Clinical Trial Participant Information
- Drug Shortages
Johns Hopkins: COVID-19 Global Cases Map
Child Neurology Foundation: CNF Covid-19 Content
Global Genes: COVID-19 Resource Page
AES Position Statement: COVID-19 and Epilepsy
Epilepsy Foundation: COVID-19 Advocacy Page
UCLA CART: COVID-19 Extensive Resource List
Autism Science Foundation: COVID-19 Family Resources
Webinars (links also include additional information):
- DEE-P Connections
- CURE – COVID-19 and Epilepsy
- CURE COVID-19 and Epilepsy: Ask the Experts Live Stream
- Epilepsy Foundation – Concerns about COVID-19 and Epilepsy
If You Know Someone in Crisis: Suicide Prevention Resources