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Including People With Disabilities in Emergency Preparedness Efforts

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Including People With Disabilities in Emergency Preparedness Efforts Fact Sheet
This fact sheet presents five key recommendations for health departments in planning to provide aid and assistance to people with disabilities in disasters or other emergencies. Recommendations include analyzing the population of people with disabilities in their jurisdiction, including people with disabilities in all emergency planning efforts, and ensuring accessibility for all people with disabilities during a disaster or other emergency.
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National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO)