2013 Emergency Preparedness Conference for Persons with Disabilities

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Event Date
Thursday, June 27, 2013
Event Location
Jacksonville Public Library
303 North Laura Street
Jacksonville, FL
Contact
Tyler Morris,
TylerM@theILRC.com
Additional Info
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Register Now at www.2013EPC.eventbrite.com

Stocking your cupboards and buying batteries aren’t the only ways to plan for emergencies. The Emergency Preparedness Conference for Persons with Disabilities has brought life saving information to the area for six years. On Thursday, June 27, The ILRC will host its seventh annual, state-modeled conference which brings together local, state and national representatives to share current and crucial information.

Lunch is provided.

This is a conference you shouldn't miss.

All participants will receive a personalized disaster plan workbook and the opportunity to speak with emergency preparedness representatives from both county and state levels.

Break-Out Sessions

Mock Shelters

Special Needs Transportation

Shelter in Place vs. Evacuate

Medical Information

Financial Planning For A Disaster

Preparing Your Child For A Storm

Important Papers & Documents

CPR Awareness

CPR Certification Course

Emergency Smartphone Applications

Service Animal and Pet Consideration

2013 Sponsors:

City of Jacksonville Military Affairs, Veterans and Disabled Services Division

CSX Transportation

Big Bend Health Council

American Red Cross

VISTAKON®, a division of Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Inc.

2013 Preparedness Partners:

Agency for Persons with Disabilities, Arc Jacksonville, BROOKS Rehabilitation, City of Jacksonville Emergency Preparedness Division, City of Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department, CVS, Duval County 9-1-1, Duval County Department of Health, Florida Department of Health, Emergency Operations Center, FEMA, Florida Department of Health, IL Foundation, and the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

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