photos of storm clouds forming, a flooded road and a raging forest fireDisaster Preparedness for People with Disabilities


Welcome to Disability 911

This site was created to assist, educate and archive information regarding disaster preparedness for people with disabilities.



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For more information regarding emergency transportation outside the City of Houston, find your local United Way 211 contact information here.


"The goal of this video is to prepare you and your family on how to respond to and recover from the effects of any disaster. To find out more, or to obtain additional copies of this video, visit"


Together Against the Weather

For the video in Spanish or Vietnamese


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