June 1, 2020: Spanish Language Health Advisory XIII
May 29, 2020: Health Advisory XIII
May 25, 2020: Spanish Language Health Advisory XII
May 22, 2020: Health Advisory XII
May 19, 2020: Spanish Language Health Advisory XI
May 18, 2020: “COVID-19: Coping Strategies for the Autism Community”
May 15, 2020: Health Advisory XI
May 12, 2020: Spanish Language Health Advisory X
May 9, 2020: Extension of Waivers
May 9, 2020: Health Advisory X
May 5, 2020: Spanish Language Health Advisory IX
May 1, 2020: Health Advisory IX
April 27, 2020: Spanish Language Health Advisory VIII
April 24, 2020: Health Advisory VIII
April 20, 2020: Spanish Language Health Advisory VII
April 17, 2020: Health Advisory VII
April 13, 2020: Spanish Language Health Advisory VI.
April 10, 2020: Health Advisory VI
April 7, 2020: Spanish Language Health Advisory V
April 3 and 6, 2020: Presumptive Eligibility and the Technical Bulletin.
April 3, 2020: Health Advisory V
PowerPoint Presentation for the Early Start Targeted Public Forum
April 2, 2020: Extension of the Deadlines for the Waivers etc.
March 30, 2020: Directive on Self-Directing Services
Friday March 27, 2020: Health Advisory IV
Evening March 25, 2020: DDS released three new Directives to help our community respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. The directives were:
DEPARTMENT DIRECTIVE 03-032520: ADMISSIONS TO AND DISCHARGES FROM FACILITIES UNDER THE JURISDICTION OR CONTROL OF THE DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT DIRECTIVE 02-032520: REQUIREMENTS WAIVED DUE TO COVID-19
DEPARTMENT DIRECTIVE 01-032520: REPORTING INCIDENTS RELATED TO COVID-19 IN SANDIS
Morning March 25, 2020: We opened the order process for masks and Personal Protection Equipment but before we could even list it on this site we had more requests than we could fulfill. We’ll send out another alert if we get more from the Department of Developmental Services.
March 23, 2020: DDS published the following directives to help address the COVID-19 pandemic:
DEPARTMENT DIRECTIVE 02-032320: VISITS TO LICENSED RESIDENTIAL FACILITIES
DEPARTMENT DIRECTIVE 01-032320: IMMEDIATE COVID-19 RISK MITIGATION STRATEGIES FOR ARFPSHN AND ICF/DD-CN
March 19, 2020 (8 am) Department Directive on Requirements Waived Due to COVID-19 and Additional Guidance.
March 18, 2020: We will be meeting with DDS tonight and we hope to have new directives for the public later this evening.
March 18, 2020: Valley Mountain Regional Center Received N95 Masks: We organized delivrey and pick up.
(March 13, 2020) Hearing a lot on the news about Coronavirus and wondering how it impacts our community in the Valley Mountain region? As of today Valley Mountain Regional Center has no know cases of consumers testing positive for COVID-19 (March 13, 2020). This page is being regularly updated to let you know what is going on in our area and what we are doing to keep people with disabilities safe. See our FAQ page for detailed answers to your questions and our Health Advisory #2.
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