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Emergency Preparedness for Older Adults

This portal provides links to information, tools, and resources to assist in multi-sector planning for older adults in all-hazard emergencies.

Identifying Vulnerable Older Adults

Identifying Vulnerable Older Adults coverIdentifying Vulnerable Older Adults and Legal Options for Increasing Their Protection During All-Hazards Emergencies: A Cross-Sector Guide for States and Communities covers topic areas such as developing plans, partnering and collaboration, using data for action, building registries, using law-based solutions, sheltering, and caregiver preparedness.
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Older Adults & Their Caregivers

Personal preparedness tools and information for older adults helpful to media professionals and their caregivers are available to help plan and prepare for attention on the unique needs of emergencies and disasters.


Resources that may be especially in their work to increase older adults in times of emergency