After Safer At Home Ends, Specific Steps Needed to Protect People with Disabilities and Older Adults in Wisconsin

As Wisconsin considers when and how to re-open businesses and state services, Survival Coalition urges strong state and local actions to protect high-risk populations and public health.

COVID-19 is particularly dangerous to people with disabilities, older adults, and people with chronic conditions. In Wisconsin, 36.5% of adults (1,612,619 people) are at high risk of serious illness or death if infected by COVID-19. Those who reside or receive services in congregate settings are at extreme risk. Read full document