At South Jersey center for disabled adults, COVID-19 has killed 8 while infecting most residents and many staf – The Philadelphia Inquirer

Gwen Orlowski, executive director of the advocacy organization Disability Rights NJ, said she believes state officials were “doing everything within their power to try to prevent the spread of the disease as best they could, given the fact that they really didn’t know who had the virus.” But without being able, early on, to test asymptomatic staffers who come and go from the facility, residents couldn’t be protected, she said.

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