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Earthquake Preparedness for Everyone, with Everyone


Thursday, November 14, 2019
2:30 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. EST


Cost: Free


Format: Webinar


Where: Online/Web-based


Sponsored By:

Webinar Series: Inclusive Emergency Management and Preparedness
from the Pacific ADA Center, member of the ADA National Network

Description:

Everyone, everywhere should know how to protect themselves before, during, and after earthquakes. People with Access and Functional Needs (AFN) or disabilities need to be aware of what steps to take for earthquake preparedness and emergency managers need to be deliberate in including people with disabilities in their advising, education and outreach efforts. In this webinar, participants will get an overview of new resources and materials developed by people with disabilities for people with disabilities. Emergency Managers will learn steps to take to include people with disabilities in preparedness education and drills. This presentation will also highlight a best practice model for providing earthquake preparedness training for and with individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities. Earthquake Preparedness is for everyone, with everyone!

Learning objectives:

  • Learn how to modify earthquake preparedness and safety steps for Access and Functional Needs and disabilities
  • Awareness of educational tools and resources for earthquake preparedness outreach, exercises, and drills
  • Understand one best practice model for modifying earthquake training for people with I/DD.


Registration:

Deadline to Register - November 13, 0201

To register, go to http://adapresentations.org/scheduleEM.php or choose the Website Address link below.

Contact For More Information:


Pacific ADA Center
Phone: 510-255-5600 (v/tty)
Email: adapresentations@adapacific.org
Web: Webinar Series: Inclusive Emergency Management and Preparedness
(adapresentations.org/schedule.php)


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