Emergency Preparedness

Incorporating the needs of people with disabilities into emergency planning and meeting those needs during an emergency response.

Our Goal

Every community in B.C. has accommodated the needs of persons with disabilities in its emergency planning by 2024.

How We Measure Success

By the number of community emergency response plans in B.C. that comply with a Functional Needs Framework.


Read more about what we've done over the last year in the Year Two Progress Update.


  • Download the C-MIST framework (PDF), which is a tool that can help you plan for individual needs during an emergency