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Disability Access at the Department of Homeland Security


DHS is committed to strengthening and supporting full inclusion and equal opportunity for persons with disabilities in its programs and activities, through enforcement and compliance with requirements of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. Below, find documents related to disability access.

Attachment Ext. Size Date
CRCL and Department of Justice Civil Rights Division Joint Letter to State and Local Emergency Managers PDF 331.01 KB 10/04/2018
DHS Management Directive on Disability Access PDF 86.93 KB
DHS Instruction on Non-Discrimination for Individuals with Disabilities in DHS-Conducted Programs and Activities PDF 81.62 KB 03/07/2016
DHS Component Self-Evaluation and Planning Reference Guide PDF 633.91 KB 07/05/2016
DHS Guide to Interacting with People Who Have Disabilities PDF 641.14 KB 10/26/2023
Civil Rights in Federally Assisted Disaster Preparedness and Recovery PPTX 121.11 KB 07/23/2018
Effective Preparedness is Inclusive Preparedness: Accessibility in the Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program PPTX 6.96 MB 05/04/2019
Presentation: Developing Disability Access Policy and Procedures PDF 578.06 KB 10/29/2020
Presentation: Disability Access in Recipient Programs and Activities PDF 462.17 KB 06/08/2021
Readout: DHS Disability Stakeholder Listening Session (September 2023) PDF 214.22 KB 09/21/2023
Last Updated: 01/23/2024
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