CDC Life Stages & Populations

Watching the disaster recovery missions in Texas reminds us all of the devastation natural disasters bring to a community. People with disabilities often face additional obstacles that impede the speed with which they can seek shelter or be rescued. The CDC has compiled resources on an “Emergency Readiness for People with Disabilities” page to help in preparedness. Whether you are a person with a disability, a caregiver, or a first responder there is information at the ready by clicking on,