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Incident Management Team

The following information is intended to provide the disability community with information about the federal government's efforts to work with them during this crisis. 

The Interagency Coordinating Council on People with Disabilities in Emergency Preparedness has formed an Incident Management Team. This team consists of representatives from several federal agencies, and its goal is to provide organized and coordinated ways to respond to the issues that are affecting persons with disabilities during an emergency. This Team will facilitate timely resolution of these issues, coordinate responses, as well as coordinate other efforts underway at the federal, state and local levels.

How to Contact the Incident Management Team

If you want to raise an issue to the team, please send an email to: disability.preparedness@dhs.gov.

You may also visit Disibility.gov or the National Organization on Disabilities for information on hurricane relief resources.

Last updated: Tuesday, January 5, 2016