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Preparedness for the Disabled

Each person's needs and abilities are unique, but every individual can take important steps to prepare for all kinds of emergencies and put plans in place.  If you or someone close to you has a disability or other access or functional need, you may have to take additional steps to protect yourself and your family.  Learn more.

Watch video: Preparing Makes Sense for People with Disabilities and Other Access and Functional Needs by FEMA:

A unique instructional video containing information specific to Americans with disabilities or other access and functional needs regarding emergency preparedness.








Preparedness Brochure For People With Disabilities (PDF)








Information Guide for People With Disabilities (PDF in English)









Information Guide for People With Disabilities (PDF in Spanish)









 For additional information, please contact the Humane Society of the United States.
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