Avoiding Disasters for the “Special Needs Population” Effective Planning Response and Recovery for the Special Needs Population Consistent with Fe
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights (2011). Avoiding Disasters for the “Special Needs Population”: Effective Planning, Response, and Recovery for the Special Needs Population, Consistent with Federal Civil Rights Laws.
This slide deck from the Office for Civil Rights focuses on three specific populations: persons with disabilities, persons from diverse ethnic/racial origins, and those with limited English proficiency. It includes guidance on providing disaster services within the scope of federal civil rights laws.