The Direct Support Workforce and COVID-19 National Survey Report 2020
The Institute on Community Integration and the National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals collaborated to lift up the voice of the direct support workforce. The aim of this study was to gather evidence about the experiences of the direct support workforce during the COVID-19 pandemic and to inform efforts to better prepare for future waves of this pandemic. A report on the results of a six-month follow-up study was published in April 2021.
Hewitt, A., Pettingell, S., Kramme, J., Smith, J., Dean, K., & Kleist, B. (2021). The Direct Support Workforce and COVID-19 National Survey Report 2020. Retrieved from Institute on Community Integration website: https://ici.umn.edu/covid19-survey
- Institute on Community Integration, University of Minnesota
- National Alliance for Direct Support Professionals