Emergency Preparedness for Individuals with Functional & Access Needs
Individuals with Functional & Access Needs may need additional help and resources when disaster strikes. The following resources are available for these members of our community:
This initiative includes a produced video which detail the steps that residents with disabilities can take to prepare for the impact of severe weather.
Texas Division of Emergency Management - Disaster Preparedness Information for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing These American Sign Language (ASL) videos describe the steps you can take before an emergency to prepare your home and family.
This page provides information to residents who may have functional or access needs on things to consider prior to emergencies.
This page has checklists available that are catered to the needs of individuals with disabilities as they develop emergency plans, as well as information on recovery.