COVID-19 Resources

Here are general COVID-19 resources:

The Miami Jewish Abilities Alliance and the Greater Miami Jewish Federation continues to prioritize the health and safety of the community. In an effort to serve the entire community throughout the COVID-19 crisis we will post information on this page as well as the page. Please review the resources below, the Resources tab and the tab to Virtual Events which will take you to our Calendar. also offers a central online location where you can find opportunities to stay connected, volunteer activities, updates on community events and information on where to turn if you or someone you know is in need of assistance.

Explaining COVID-19 to children with disabilities This is an especially challenging time for kids with special needs. Here is a way to explain the situation and disruption in routine using a visual story created by Ryan Mathew Morin, Constituency Board Member of the University of Miami-Nova Southeastern University Center for Autism and Related Disabilities (UM-NSU CARD).

Please see the Resources drop down under COVID-19 for resources specific to the special needs community.

The Statistics

of the population are affected by dyslexia
of people with learning differences have dyslexia

If you suspect a learning disorder the most important first step is to support your learner’s journey to understanding their strengths and challenges.

Americans Live With an Autism Spectrum Disorder
of Children Have Been Diagnosed with a Developmental Disability