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Preparing for Disaster for People with Disabilities and other Special Needs

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For the millions of Americans who have physical, medical, sensory or cognitive disabilities, emergencies such as fires, floods and acts of terrorism present a real challenge. The same challenge also applies to the elderly and other special needs populations. This booklet will help people with disabilities prepare and emergency plan to protect themselves, family, friends, personal care assistant and others in the support network in the event of an emergency. Post the plan where everyone will see it, keep a copy with you and make sure everyone involved in your plan has a copy.
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Preparing for Disaster for People with Disabilities and other Special Needs
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    Publication Number: 
    FEMA 476
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    FEMA Distribution Center

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August 1, 2004