Access and Functional Needs Tabletop/Workshop - 7/15 - Denver, CO

The Division of Emergency Management is hosting a workshop and tabletop to discuss the planning challenges and opportunities associated with individual access and functional needs.  The disability community will join us for this discussion, giving all participants the opportunity to review, revise and finalize plans related to evacuation, shelter-in-place and mass care scenarios.

The workshop/tabletop will be held on Friday, July 15, 2011 from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm at the Red Lion Hotel, 4040 Quebec Street, Denver CO 80216.

Register on CO.Train at (Course ID:  1027873).

Course Notes:
  • The location is accessible by RTD Route 44
  • Hotel rooms will be provided the night before for those travelling over 50 miles to attend.  Contact Lori Hodges ( if a hotel room is needed.
  • If you need accommodations (interpreters, service animal needs, etc.), let us know
Who should attend?  Local, State and Federal Emergency Managers, Disability Managers, Public/Mental Health Agencies, Human Services/Housing Agencies, Non-Profits, Voluteer Organizations Active in Disaster Community.

For any questions, contact Lori Hodges ( or at (303) 656-5023.