ADA Live! Radio Show - Episode 8: Emergency Shelter Preparedness

Event Date/Time: 

Wednesday, May 7th, 2014
1:00 PM EDT - 1:30 PM EDT



WADA “ADA Live!” is a monthly internet-based radio talk show for individuals interested in learning more about their rights and responsibilities under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).  The show airs on the first Wednesday of each month from 1:00 – 1:30 p.m. EST and 12 Noon – 12:30 p.m. CST.  During each live show, real-time captioning is available. You can submit your questions and connect to each show through

Mark your calendar and join this month’s informative discussion on Emergency Shelter Preparedness on Wednesday - May 7, 2014 from 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. (Eastern). Planning for and responding to emergencies can be overwhelming. Many people rely on state and local Emergency Management agencies for relief from disasters. The KEY is PREPARATION. This episode discusses the rights of people with disabilities in emergency shelters.

SPEAKER:  Mary Morder, Southeast ADA Center.

CONTACT:  For questions about ADA Live!, contact the Southeast ADA Center by email at or call 404-541-9001 (voice/tty).  For ADA questions, contact your regional ADA Center in the ADA National Network at 1-800-949-4232 (voice/tty).

From the Sponsor: 

Region 4 - Southeast ADA Center


State and Local Government, People with Disabilities


Emergency Preparedness, Facility Access, General ADA Information, State and Local Government (ADA Title II), Transportation


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