Disaster Planning Tips for Caregivers of the Elderly and People with Disabilities

Family Youth and Community Sciences Department, Florida Cooperative Extension Service, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida



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The purpose of this publication is to recommend specific strategies for caregivers to develop a plan so they will be prepared for any natural disaster that may come their way.  Included are ways to create a disaster team and make evacuation plans, the importance of putting the plan in writing, and helpful Web sites that contain detailed information about caring for someone with a disability during a disaster.


Contact URL  http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/FY751