Ilinois Deaf/HOH Commission Disaster Preparedness Videos

March 14, 2012 in Community News, Emergency Preparedness, NVRC Announcements

Illinois Deaf and Hard of Hearing Commission Releases Emergency Preparedness Videos

The Illinois Deaf and Hard of Hearing Commission (IDHHC) has collaborated with the Illinois Emergency Management Agency to release a series of videos “Emergency Preparedness: Together We Prepare.” The videos are intended to instruct individuals and families on how to prepare for a natural disaster. All are shown in American Sign Language and have captions.

The video’s topics are:

Introduction

Make a Plan

Get Trained

Build a Kit

Volunteer

Sheltering in Place

Going to a Shelter

Emergency Preparedness for People with Disabilities

Evacuation

Planning for Evacuation

What to do When You Are Told to Evacuate

 

Find the videos at http://www2.illinois.gov/idhhc/Pages/emergencytips.aspx

 

 

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