Today marks one year since Germán Parodi and Shaylin Sluzalis received the torch as the Co-Executive Directors of The Partnership for Inclusive Disaster Strategies!
As an organization, we have grown. The Partnership has:
This information is from Jim House, Disability Integration Manager Coalition on Inclusive Emergency Planning (CIEP).
o Wildfires in Washington http://fireinfo.dnr.wa.gov/
o Air quality in Washington https://wasmoke.blogspot.com/
o Red Cross information to help find an open shelter: https://www.redcross.org/local/washington.html
The Partnership for Inclusive Disaster Strategies released a report tracking 154 consecutive daily stakeholder calls on the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on people with disabilities and older adults throughout the United States.
The Partnership for Inclusive Disaster Strategies released …
July 31, 2020
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RE: Complaint of Disability Discrimination filed by the National Council on Independent Living et al
TAKE ACTION! THE HEALS ACT DOESN’T INCLUDE US!
On July 27th, the Senate Republicans released the HEALS Act, a COVID relief package of several bills that fundamentally harm disabled people. This is especially concerning because the $1 trillion stimulus package …