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The focus of Getting it Right is on expanding our shared commitment to achieving and maintaining disability inclusive whole community emergency preparedness, community resilience, response, recovery and mitigation before, during and after disasters.


Building capacity, relationships and skills to meet the access and functional needs of the whole community
Sharing promising and good practices for achieving and maintaining accessibility and inclusion before, during and after disasters
Finding resources to meet the needs of your community
Moving from words into actions, measuring progress and results

Detailed information coming soon for registration, agenda, speakers, sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities.

There will be a limited number of scholarships available.

Conference Coordinator:
Jessica Justus - Jessica@disasterstrategies.org

Sponsorship and Exhibit Coordinator:
Michael Decker - Michaeljohndecker@gmail.com


Past Events

GETTING IT RIGHT CALIFORNIA: DISASTER PLANNING FOR THE WHOLE COMMUNITY

Southern California

Tuesday June 6th, 2017

Hilton Irvine
18800 MacArthur Blvd
Irvine, CA

Featuring speakers from: Partnership for Inclusive Disaster Strategies, the California Governor's Office of Emergency Services, FEMA, the Pacific ADA Center, the American Red Cross, disability rights stakeholders, and survivors and responders from the Butte/Valley Fires.

Forge community partnerships for future disaster planning by learning about disability rights and emergency management responsibilities and promising practices, with a joint Table Top exercise to bring it all together.

Register by May 31st

There are a limited number of scholarships available. Scholarship requests will be considered after reciept of a completed scholarship application form.

If you require reasonable accommodations to attend this event, or if your organization is seeking a group rate, please contact Jessica Justus at (301) 412-2346 or via email Jessica@disasterstrategies.org

GETTING IT RIGHT CALIFORNIA: DISASTER PLANNING FOR THE WHOLE COMMUNITY

Northern California

Thursday June 8th, 2017

Doubletree by Hilton
2001 Point W. Way
Sacramento, CA

Featuring speakers from: Partnership for Inclusive Disaster Strategies, the California Governor's Office of Emergency Services, FEMA, the Pacific ADA Center, the American Red Cross, disability rights stakeholders, and survivors and responders from the Butte/Valley Fires.

Forge community partnerships for future disaster planning by learning about disability rights and emergency management responsibilities and promising practices, with a joint Table Top exercise to bring it all together.

Register by May 31st

There are a limited number of scholarships available. Scholarship requests will be considered after reciept of a completed scholarship application form.

If you require reasonable accommodations to attend this event, or if your organization is seeking a group rate, please contact Jessica Justus at (301) 412-2346 or via email Jessica@disasterstrategies.org

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