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The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has created unique challenges for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). To address them, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) created a COVID-19 toolkit with communication resources explaining in plain language how people with IDD and caregivers can protect themselves from the virus.
A senior advocacy group says Social Security recipients will likely see a sizeable increase in their monthly checks next year, thanks to higher prices on consumer goods and rising inflation.
SANTA CRUZ, Calif. — Tucked away from the hustle and bustle of Highway 9, just yards away from Pogonip, is the vibrant Common Roots Farm. There, farmers water ruby strawberries, hearty kale and mesmerizing dahlias. Twenty different food crops and 30 flower varieties are tended to by volunteers and farm staff.