Please join us for a presentation by David Whalen, First Responder/Emergency Management Project Director and ADA Coordinator from Niagara University. The session will provide information about the steps necessary for people who have access and functional needs to plan and prepare for an emergency. This session will introduce four modules that include disability awareness training, Americans with Disabilities Act rights specific to emergency management, emergency plan content, inclusive planning and active participation.
This is brought to you by National Disability Institute’s (NDI) Assistive Technology Loan Program. The program provides referrals for grants and funding to cover the cost of assistive technology (AT). Affordable loans are available for residents of New Jersey and New York. NDI AT Loan Program provides loans up to $45,000 at 4% interest for the purchase of assistive technology. Lending terms are favorable, therefore, helping loan recipients develop or improve their credit and save money. Additionally, there are more than 40 of these Alternative Financing Programs nationally that help people obtain the AT they need to improve the quality of their lives. Join us to learn more!