COVID-19 Information

Guidance Documents (OPWDD and Others)

4/7/2022 Family Visits Guidance

4/1/2022 – sasi Health Screenings

3/22/2022 – COVID-19: Revised Visitation Guidance for Certified Residential Facilities

12/28/2021 – Revised Protocols for Personnel in Clinical and Direct Care Settings to Return to Work Following COVID-19 Exposure of Infection

10/21/2021 – Revised Protocols for Personnel in Clinical and Direct Care Settings to Return to Work Following COVID-19 Exposure or Infection

9/23/2021 – OPWDD’s Emergency Regulation 14 NYCRR Section 633.26 Mandatory Face Coverings in OPWDD Certified Services and Facilities FAQ

9/23/2021 – Mandatory Face Coverings in OPWDD Certified Services Addition of 14 NYCRR Section 633.26 

9/17/2021 Mandatory Face Coverings in OPWDD Certified Services

9/17/2021 – Post State of Emergency COVID-19 Guidance for OPWDD Certified, Operated, and/or Funded Facilities and Programs

2/17/2021  – Revised Interim Visitation Guidance for Certified Residential Facilities

2/17/2021 – Revised Staffing Guidance for Management of Covid-19

3/19/2021 – Vaccine FAQs

9/16/2020 – Interim Guidance for Non-Emergency Site Visits of Certified Facilities

9/3/2020 – Interim Guidance Regarding Supported Employment

9/3/2020 – Interim Guidance Regarding Respite

9/3/2020 – Interim Guidance Regarding Pathway to Employment

9/3/2020 – Interim Guidance Regarding Prevocational Services

9/3/2020 – Interim Guidance Regarding Community Habilitation Services

9/3/2020 – Interim Guidance Regarding the Reopening of Day Services (revised)

Please find additional guidance here