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Following the Gulf Coast Hurricane disasters in 2005, the NASDDDS Emergency Response Preparedness Self Assessment Instrument was developed to assist state developmental disabilities officials evaluate the extent to which their existing preparedness plans address the unique characteristics and needs of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities during periods of emergency. A link to the website includes the assessment tool and resources and allows you to watch a product demo.
National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services (NASDDDS)
Programs/Initiatives:Person Centered Planning
Emergency Preparedness; Disaster Preparedness; Self Assessment; Disaster; Management Activities; Operational Levels; Content Areas;
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/51504