COVID Closures Update Page

March 13, 2020 | Programs

Current Status Update — as of March 27, 2020 — 4:00 pm


JCH Families:  Per the Governor’s order, school is closed for the rest of the school year (through June 30). School staff will be in regular communication with you about your situation and your needs, and provide you with individualized learning materials, online chats, resources and lessons for home use. Please contact Hilary at hnagel [at] viacenters [dot] org if you are experiencing a crisis and need support.

Outpatient Families:  In-person clinic and home services suspended at least until May 1. We are continuing to work with regulating agencies and insurance companies to expand the availability of telehealth services. VIA staff will continue to be in contact with you about your needs during closure,and will provide help with scheduling and behavioral and functional communication supports during closure.

Adult Services Families: Adult Day Program is suspended fat least until May 1.  Adult Behavior Consultation through remote teleconference has been authorized and staff is continuing to work with families to set that up. Staff will be in regular communication with families and clients to maintain social connection, and provide what support we can.

All VIA Staff:  Monday will be considered as a weather closure day. All VIA staff to report starting Tuesday. Your supervisors will tell you whether to come in to VIA or work remotely. Supervisors will also communicate work plans to include remote services planning and support, organizational planning and development work, and parent/client communications contacting.

Diagnoses of COVID-19 are now increasing in our area. Please self-isolate if you have had any contact with anyone diagnosed with or suspected of having the virus.

Please stay tuned to this page for updates.