Tools to Help Care for Older Adults In Disasters

Tools to Help Care for Older Adults In Disasters

NCDMPH and the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) webinar presented by Kandra Strauss-Riggs, MPH, Education Director, HJF, NCDMPH/USU and Dr. Cheryl A. Levine, Senior Advisor for At-Risk Individuals at ASPR. This webinar highlights NCDMPH’s Caring for Older Adults in Disasters curriculum which enables educators to teach health professionals about caring for older adults in disasters and can be used by a wide range of health professions. Dr. Cheryl highlights the latest Capacity-Building Toolkit for including Aging & Disability Networks in Emergency Planning, which was authored by the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) and the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) in collaboration with the HHS office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and esponse (ASPR) and the HHS Administration for Community Living (ACL)

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