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COVID-19 Resources

Important COVID-19 Information

NIH Treatment Guidelines

December 16, 2021

NIH Treatment Guidelines

CDC– Updated Info on Vaccines for Specific Groups of People

December 15, 2021

CDC– Updated Info on Vaccines for Specific Groups of People (12/15/21)

CDC- Updated Info About COVID Vaccine Booster Shots

December 15, 2021

CDC- Updated Info About COVID Vaccine Booster Shots (12/15/21)

NYC Health Department Press Release

October 26, 2021

NYC Health Department Press Release 10/26/21

NYS Guidance

September 1, 2021

NYS Guidance

COVID-19 Screening

NOTE: All visitors and staff are required to complete the COVID-19 Screening tool to access any of ACA/NY’s locations. This screening must also be completed by both staff and members/families when conducting visits in the community. Click the link titled “Questionnaire” below or scan the QR code below to complete the required form and acknowledgements.

The health and safety of our members, families and employees are our utmost priority.

The resources below are in English. To access COVID-19 information and resources in other languages go to the CDC website.


COVID-19 Vaccine Information

People with I/DD and those with Certain Comorbidities and Underlying Conditions are Eligible for the COVID-19 Vaccine on February 15, 2021

  • For a complete list of qualifying conditions, Click Here.
  • To check your eligibility or schedule an appointment, Click Here
  • For information about NY’s vaccination rollout, Click Here

5 Things to Know about the COVID-19 Vaccine

  1. The safety of COVID-19 vaccines is a top priority.
  2. COVID-19 vaccination will help protect you from getting COVID-19 and will help your body fight the virus if you are exposed. Two doses are needed.
  3. After COVID-19 vaccination, you may have some side effects. This is a normal sign that your body is building protection.
  4. Cost is not an obstacle to getting vaccinated against COVID-19.
  5. COVID-19 vaccines are one of many important tools to help stop this pandemic. Wearing masks, hand washing, and social distancing help lower your chance of being exposed to the virus or spreading it to others.