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Although the Business, Consumer Services and Housing Agency (BCSHA) issued some guidance to homeless assistance providers on March 18, 2020, shelters are not complying.
The Governor’s March 27 Executive Order N-37-20 is intended to be a delay—not a moratorium—on evictions. Unfortunately, it provides little practical help for renters during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Californians with disabilities and our advocates are horrified by reports from Italy and now Washington State about rationing access to Coronavirus (COVID-19) care via medical treatment triage criteria that will openly exclude people with disabilities from life-saving care.
DRC Letter to Governor Newsom Responding to Coronavirus COVID-19
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Every year, there is a national consumer conference for current and former mental health clients. This year, in collaboration with National Coalition for Mental Health Recovery (NCMHR), the 2020 Peerpocalypse Conference will be held at the Seaside Civic and Convention Center in Seaside, Oregon from April 20-23, 2020.
Andy Imparato became the Executive Director of DRC on February 3, 2020.
While public perceptions associating serious mental illness with violence have increased substantially in recent decades, serious mental illness is not by itself a predictor of violence.