"At Risk" Populations Emergency Preparedness Planning

Emergency planning for groups whose needs are not fully addressed by traditional service providers or who feel they cannot comfortably or safely access and use the standard resources offered in disaster preparedness, relief and recovery.

Defining "at risk" populations

Understanding “who” may be considered “at risk” is an often asked question. Too often misconceptions arise and assumptions are made about who would be considered “at risk.” These two documents are intended to provide a quick and a more detailed explanation of who may or may not fall into this area.

Long-term care

People with disabilities

 


Updated Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 10:04AM