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Making Internet Access More Available to Older Citizens, Persons With Disabilities, and Others With Access and Functional Needs
Wednesday, June 16, 2021 7:00:00 PM UTC - 8:30:00 PM UTC
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Please join the Region 2 National Preparedness Division for a preparedness webinar on opportunities and issues concerning internet access to address the needs of older citizens, persons with disabilities, and others with access and functional needs.
An expert panel will discuss internet access in the rural areas of the continental United States and Puerto Rico. The Administration for Community Living and AMPI, Inc. will lead the discussion. Older Adults Technology Services (OATS) will discuss “Aging Connected” a national cross sector campaign that aims to bridge the digital divide and help older adults access essential social services, the online community and more through affordable and accessible
internet services.

Who should attend?
Older adults and their care takers, adults with disabilities and other Access and Functional Needs

FEMA works to ensure equitable access for all to any services and programs that are provided by the agency. If you need a reasonable accommodation, please make your request in an email to fema-r2-prepares@fema.dhs.gov. Last minute requests will be accepted, but may not be possible to fulfill.

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