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Independent Living Resource Center (ILRC)

COVID Tests Available Through USPS

Place Your Order for Free At-Home COVID-19 Tests Effective December 15, 2022, free at-home COVID-19 rapid tests are available for order and shipment through the United States Postal Service®. Orders will start shipping the week of December 19,...

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Independent Living Resource Center (ILRC)

Have a COVID-19 Plan

Make a COVID-19 plan now so you’re prepared if you get sick. Consider the ways you will protect yourself and how to be prepared if you get sick with COVID-19. Include how you will adjust your plan if the COVID-19 situation changes in your...

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Independent Living Resource Center (ILRC)

FDA Approved COVID-19 Treatments

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced November 30, 2022 that it is pulling emergency use authorization for the monoclonal antibody treatment bebtelovimab because “it is not expected to neutralize Omicron subvariants” the...

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Independent Living Resource Center (ILRC)

Vaccinate Before the Holidays

Thanksgiving is just a few days away. Make sure you are protected before you gather for the holidays and get your updated Omicron booster today. Public health experts are predicting another wave of COVID infections as the weather turns...

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Your COVID-19 Toolkit

Resources to keep yourself and others safe from COVID-⁠19. Masks Wear a mask to protect yourself and others when you go indoors in public. Free N95 masks are available at many local pharmacies and healthcare providers. Check with...

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Independent Living Resource Center (ILRC)

COVID Vaccines Linked to Fewer Hospitalizations

New HHS Report: COVID-19 Vaccinations in 2021 Linked to More than 650,000 Fewer COVID-19 Hospitalizations and Over 300,000 Fewer Deaths Among Medicare Beneficiaries, Underscoring Importance of Getting Updated COVID-19 Vaccines This Fall. A new...

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