Senior Emergency Readiness Summit

November 14, 2017 9:30am to 12:00pm


The Underground
1755 North 13th Street, Lower Floor Philadelphia, PA 19122
Hosted by PIAT – Pennsylvania's Initiative on Assistive Technology is a program of the Institute on Disabilities at Temple University
This historic season of natural disasters has renewed a sense of urgency for emergency preparedness among senior care professionals, service providers and community members.
The time is right to help people prepare.
Topics include:
  • Emergency Preparedness Planning Information for Organizations
  • Ways to empower seniors with personal checklists and Go Kit Information
  • Resources and guides to prepare yourself and/or your organization
  • How your organization or community fits into the greater emergency preparedness system
Carolyn P. Phillips will lead this important discussion. She is Director and Principal Investigator of Tools for Life, Georgia’s Assistive Technology (AT) Act Program at Georgia Tech / AMAC.