ABSTRACT

National Disaster Recovery Framework: Interagency Coordinating Council on Emergency Preparedness and Individuals with Disabilities (ICC) Input   [open pdf - 132KB]

"The Interagency Coordinating Council on Emergency Preparedness and Individuals with Disabilities (ICC) was established pursuant to Executive Order 13347 to support the safety and security of individuals with disabilities in all hazards situations. There are other populations that will have access and functional needs during disaster recovery. Within these recommendations, the phrase 'individuals with disabilities and other functional needs' should be considered to include Special Needs Populations as defined in the National Response Framework. The needs encompassed within this definition are: communication; medical needs; maintaining functional independence; supervision; and transportation."

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2009-12-14?
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