Individuals with Special Needs

People with special needs may need to take additional steps to make sure that they are prepared for an emergency. For example, emergency supply kits may need to include certain medications or other supplies, depending on an individual's needs. The information below can help individuals with special needs and their families to be prepared.

  • On Target - Disability and Health in New York State (includes Large Print version and Spanish version)
  • This issue of On Target looks at emergency preparedness for people with diabilities. We explore what you can do to prepare for an emergency, how to create a personal support network, what to include in an emergency kit, and where to go for help with planning for emergencies.