WS19 - Lessons Learned: AT Re-use Response During Recent Disasters

Session Information
Session ID: 
WS19
Date & Time: 
Friday, July 13, 2018 - 1:15pm to 2:15pm
Location: 
Potomac Room V, Ballroom Level
Session Description
Session Type: 
Abstract: 

Assistive technology re-utilization (reuse) plays a key role during emergency and disaster response. This session will address how reuse activities supported survivors of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Maria, Nate and the California Fires. Presenters will discuss consumer needs and distribution efforts as well as other strategies that programs need as they consider collaborative efforts during emergency response.

Presenter(s)
Jamie Arasz Prioli, Adaptive Services Specialist at Ocean County College