The Earthquake Country Alliance (ECA; EarthquakeCountry.org) and the Coachella Valley Disaster Preparedness Network (CVDPN; CVDPN.org) are co-hosting this webinar, which will provide an overview of communication strategies for people who are deaf or hard of hearing, and others with access and functional needs. The webinar will also provide ideas to include within Great ShakeOut earthquake drills.
• Mark Benthien (SCEC/ECA)
• Carla Sullivan-DIlley (CVDPN)
Presenters and Topics:
• Chris Grant (PrepIfForward): Overview of 4 Communication Steps
• Ted Horton-Billard (IDEAFINITY): How these steps apply with the deaf/hard of hearing population
• Mark Benthien (ECA) and Heidi Rosofsky (Global Vision Consortium): ECA accessibility resources, plus Great ShakeOut overview and guidance
• Tamica Rachal (CVDPN)
• Sharon Sandow (SCEC/ECA)
This webinar will include ASL Interpretation and live transcription.
For more resources and guidance, visit EarthquakeCountry.org/accessibility