Portlight Conference, New Jersey

By: Portlight, 1:29 PM GMT on April 08, 2014



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Portlight Conference, New Jersey

What: The Getting It Right Conference - Shelter and Transportation Accessibility for People with Disabilities during relief and evacuation efforts

When: June 26-27, 2014

Where: Sheraton Lincoln Harbor, Weehawken, NJ



Who: Portlight Strategies, Inc. and the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation




Why: Sh...

R U Ready? Sheltering in Place and Evacuation for the Disabled

By: Portlight, 2:10 AM GMT on April 01, 2014



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Portlight is asking bloggers to blog about emergency preparedness and people with disabilities and then share your blog on Facebook and Twitter using the hashtag #ruready.



Sheltering in Place and Evacuation

Personal Preparedness for Individuals with Disabilities: Sheltering in Place and Evacuation



This guide is a starting point to personally prepare for a disaste...

Updated: 2:47 AM GMT on April 01, 2014

Portlight Conference, New Jersey

By: Portlight, 7:59 PM GMT on March 12, 2014



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Portlight Conference, New Jersey

What: The Getting It Right Conference - Shelter and Transportation Accessibility for People with Disabilities during relief and evacuation efforts

When: June 26-27, 2014

Where: Sheraton Lincoln Harbor, Weehawken, NJ



Who: Portlight Strategies, Inc. and the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation




Why: Sh...

For the Public good

By: Portlight, 6:44 PM GMT on January 24, 2014



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Tornado season officially starts in March, but early tornado activity has already threatened lives and communities in Illinois, Missouri and Kentucky. we are reaching out to you because I know you share with us the desire for our communities to be as prepared as possible when tornadoes and other natural disasters strike.





On January 14, DIRECTV decided to...

Updated: 2:11 AM GMT on March 06, 2014

Group a 'light' for disabled people still reeling from Hurricane Sandy

By: Portlight, 6:25 PM GMT on January 06, 2014




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Portlight, the nonprofit organization, paid for the installation of a ramp for Fred Hildebrandt who uses a wheelchair because he has MS among other conditions. The house had to be elevated thirteen feet, and this special ramp will allow him to ride up to the back door. (Aristide Economopoulos)

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