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Emergency Preparedness Resources for People with Disabilities

FEMA'S Publication on Preparing for Disaster for People with Disabilities and Special Needs 
http://www.fema.gov/library/viewRecord.do?id=1442 

Disability.gov on Emergency Preparedness 
http://www.disability.gov/emergency_preparedness 

National Organization on Disability's Disability-Specific Guides to Emergency Preparedness 
http://nod.org/research_publications/emergency_preparedness_materials/ 

Accessible Guides to a Variety of Emergency Situations 
http://www.accessibleemergencyinfo.com/home.html 

Red Cross Tips to Emergency Preparedness for People with Disabilities 
http://www.redcross.org/museum/prepare_org/disabilities/disabilitiesprep.htm 

In-Depth Emergency Preparedness Information for People with Disabilities 
http://www.disastersrus.org/MyDisasters/disability/disability_preparedness.htm 

Texas Governor's Division on Emergency Management Hurricane Preparedness Links 
http://www.txdps.state.tx.us/dem/documents/Web_Spc_Nds_websites.pdf 

An Emergency Preparedness Checklist for People with Mobility Impairments 
http://news.theolympian.com/emercheck/pdfs/mobility.pdf 

Department of State Health Services Emergency Preparedness for Children with Disabilities 
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/cshcn/pdf/emer_plan.pdf 

Disability 911: A Resource on Disaster Preparedness for People with Disabilities 
http://www.bcm.edu/ilru/html/projects/disasterPrep/index.html 

Prepared by the Texas Governor's Committee on People with Disabilities 
PO Box 12428 
Austin, Texas 78711 
512-463-5739 or Relay Option of your Choice 
http://www.governor.state.tx.us/divisions/disabilities