Locating and Communicating with At-Risk Populations About Emergency Preparedness: The Vulnerable Populations Outreach Model
T Klaiman; D Knorr; S Fitzgerald; P Demara; C Thomas; G Heake; A Hausman
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness
October 1, 2010
The authors outline strategies for locating, engaging, and communicating with vulnerable populations about both organizational and personal emergency preparedness. Such strategies include creating a method for bidirectional communication via a free quarterly health newsletter that is distributed to community-based organizations serving vulnerable populations.