Parents, Teachers, Students and
Are you Ready?
June 27, 2019 5:00 p.m.
Chamber of Commerce
402 Highway 82 W
Greenwood, Mississippi 38930
Are you the family member of a child or young person with a disability, caregiver, first responder, healthcare professional, or a staff member of an school, agency, or organization serving children and youth with access and functional needs? This training is for YOU! The training is designed to increase the ability of communities to serve children and youth with access and functional needs, their caregivers, school personnel, and community members before, during and after disasters and emergencies.
- Awareness and sensitivity in interacting and working with students who have disabilities and their families
- How the needs of students with disabilities differ during emergency preparedness and response
- Information on how to appropriately plan and prepare for disasters and emergencies for children and youth disabilities
Disaster and emergency preparedness resources, such as websites, publications, and guides geared toward students with disabilities and school personnel
For more information contact
Mississippi State Department of Health
Spectrum Society (GLASS)
Coalition for Citizens with Disabilities
Funding for this training made possible by
the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)