Category Archives: Emergency Preparedness

Community Accountabiity

Deaf Hope

Posted in Activism, Bullying, Deaf, Death, Emergency Preparedness, relationships | Tagged , | | Comments Off on Community Accountabiity

Haiti’s Disaster & Oakland’s Disaster Plan

Listen: 28 min In a natural disaster like the Haitian earthquake, people with disabilities suffer the highest death rate. Moreover, for every person killed, three more are likely to become disabled. We talk to Portlight Strategies, a grassroots group providing … Continue reading

Posted in Adrienne Lauby, Emergency Preparedness, Shelley Berman | Tagged , , , , , , , | | Comments Off on Haiti’s Disaster & Oakland’s Disaster Plan

Wildfires, Earthquakes, and Hurricanes, oh my…

Are people with disabilities ready for a disaster? Listen to program. 29 min We talk to Ana-Marie Jones and Tracy Baker of Collaborating Agencies Responding to Disaster (CARD) about how to prepare. Karla Gilbride, of Disability Rights Advocates, a Berkeley … Continue reading

Posted in Emergency Preparedness | Comments Off on Wildfires, Earthquakes, and Hurricanes, oh my…