Getting Ready for Emergencies: Self-Advocate Peer Workshop

Nathan Trull


Developed in collaboration with a self-advocate with an intellectual disability (ID), "Getting Ready for Emergencies" is an educational program for individuals with ID. The program consists of 1, 2 or 3 part interactive learning sessions led by self-advocate Nate Trull. Since 2008, this program has successfully been delivered to over 200 MA adults and transition-age youth with ID. A pilot DVD has also been developed.

Workshop sample slides  portable document format icon, 342 kb



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For more information about the Emergency Preparedness Initiative contact Sue Wolf-Fordham, 781-642-0275 or To schedule a free workshop or consultation in MA for self-advocates, contact Nate Trull,