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Posted on: November 12, 2018

Disaster Preparedness for People with Disabilities

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Have you ever thought about how a disaster might affect you as a person with a disability?  Could you make it on your own for at least three days?  After a disaster, medical facilities and drugstores may not be available, so it’s important to make sure you have thought about what you would do if those resources are limited or inaccessible. 

Check out the U.S. Government's website, and learn:

  • What kinds of disasters can affect people in our area
  • How to make a disaster plan
  • Get your benefits deposited electronically
  • Build an emergency kit
  • Tips for different types of disabilities specific to disaster preparedness

A link to all content can be found here:

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