How to Include the LGBT Community in Disaster Preparedness
National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO). (2019). How to Include the LGBT Community in Disaster Preparedness.
This article summarizes Leighton Jones’ (an Emergency Preparedness Research, Evaluation & Practice Program Senior Program Manager at Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health) presentation at the 2019 Preparedness Summit. Jones covered challenges associated with shelter needs and strategies for engaging the LGBT community in community disaster preparedness.