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Family Update, Tuesday, April 14th, 7 PM

April 13, 2020

Dear Families,

To view a recording of this week’s family update with Jane Davis, CEO, on the latest developments at Ability Beyond and our COVID-19 response plan, you can use your computer or tablet to access it at the link below.

To view the recording:

  1. Click here to open our web sharing platform: Link to Webcast
  2. It will bring you to a page that says “Watch the live event in Microsoft Teams.”  Choose the “Watch it on the web instead” option.
  3. The next page will say, “Welcome to the live event!” There is no need to sign in – you may choose the “join anonymously” option.

Access links to the Weill Cornell Doctor’s video on COVID-19 and ways to help referenced in this week’s presentation here:

  • Dr. David Price’s message from the front line of the COVID-19 battlehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IBC3G0e3YVQ
  • Provide meals for our team members taking care of people we serve who are sick or recovering from COVID-19. The number of meals needed fluctuates daily from 15-30.  Visit our “meal train” here to learn more and volunteer: https://mealtrain.com/548kgr  
  • Support our virtual NO GO GALA! Our traditional major fundraiser scheduled for April 25th, has been cancelled. Supporters and “guests” are invited to join us on-line for what is now our virtual fundraising event.  Learn more, tune in at 6 PM on April 25th, and donate here: https://e.givesmart.com/events/gAA/ 

Family updates are held every Tuesday at 7PM, so mark your calendar and check our website under the red COVID-19 banner frequently. Our next update will be April 21st. If you are not receiving our family email messages, check your spam folder for messages from Tracy.Conte@AbilityBeyond.org or send your email to that address to be added.

Again, please send any questions via email to coronaquestions@abilitybeyond.org, and watch our website and social media for updates.

 

We understand that families have many questions. Thank you for sending your questions to CoronaQuestions@AbilityBeyond.org.  We have compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions we are receiving and responses to each for your information.  These may change so check back frequently. To access our FAQs, click here, and…
Watch this important news interview with Jane Davis, CEO as she talks about COVID-19 impact on group homes and the measures Ability Beyond is taking to keep people safe. Click Here to Hear Jane Davis on News Channel 8