Disaster Response and Disability: Approaches for Citizen Responders
Wednesday, November 17, 2021 6:00:00 PM UTC - 8:00:00 PM UTC
Please join the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Individual and Community Preparedness Division (ICPD) on Wednesday, November 17, 2021 from 1:00pm-2:00pm ET for a webinar on disaster response actions supporting people with access and functional needs (AFN), as well as those with disabilities. The Disaster Response and Disability: Approaches for Citizen Responders webinar will feature federal, state, and academic subject matter experts who will present approaches to increase inclusivity for people with AFN, and those with disabilities, in disaster response. This includes the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) and You Are the Help Until Help Arrives. A Q&A session will follow the presentations. For bandwidth concerns, this event's attendance will be limited to 1,000 registrants.