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ODP Guidance Lifesharing Providers

ODP has released ODPANN 20-109 – Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): Guidance for Providing the Life Sharing Service During the COVID-19 Pandemic. The purpose of this document is to:

  • Provide recommendations to enable Life-Sharing agencies to assist host homes with understanding and applying the guidance;
  • Provide recommendations relating to individual participation in facility-based Community Participation Support and other community-based activities during the COVID-19 pandemic;
  • Explain what host home household members and substitute care providers should consider during the COVID-19 pandemic and clarify expectations for agencies to support host homes in managing COVID-19 related situations; and
  • Clarify what is meant by “suspected to have COVID-19” and “diagnosed with COVID-19.”