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Disaster Assistance for Older Americans

The Administration on Aging (AoA) offers a website that provides a comprehensive overview of a wide variety of topics, programs and services related to aging. The AoA website provides a Disaster Preparedness Manual for the Aging Network, which provides valuable safety information in time of a disaster.

General Program Requirements:
The Disaster Preparedness Manual for the Aging Network is targeted to older Americans and is available to the public. Whether you are an older individual, a caregiver, a community service provider, a researcher, or a student, you will find valuable user-friendly information.

Application Process
For more information, see the Program Contact Information below.

Program Contact Information
Please visit the Disaster Assistance for Older Americans website at the following location for further information:
http://www.aoa.gov/AoARoot/Preparedness/index.aspx

Managing Agency
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
http://www.hhs.gov/

Eligibility: The Disaster Preparedness Manual for the Aging Network is targeted to older Americans and is available to the public. Whether you are an older individual, a caregiver, a community service provider, a researcher, or a student, you will find valuable user-friendly information.
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