Disabilities - Access and Functional Needs

Burlington County strives to practice whole community planning. The purpose of this page is to provide information that can assist with personal safety and preparedness efforts for individuals with disabilities or access and functional needs.

Register Ready

Register Ready NJ Homepage

“Register Ready – New Jersey’s Special Needs Registry for Disasters” allows New Jersey residents with disabilities or access and functional needs and their families, friends, caregivers and associates an opportunity to provide information to emergency response agencies so emergency responders can better plan to serve them in a disaster or other emergency.

The information collected here is confidential and will not be available to the public. The information will be held securely and only used for emergency response and planning.

Registration is free. Click on the Register Ready photo above to learn more about the program, or to register in the system. Registration is free and confidential.

View the Register Ready / NJ Special Needs Registry Form 

Preparedness4Deaf Videos

Emergency Preparedness Videos and Accessible Emergency Information

The four building blocks of preparedness - Be Informed, Make a Plan, Build a Kit, and Get Involved


General Emergency Preparedness Information - American Sign Language

Family Emergency Preparedness Plan Information - American Sign Language

Shelter in Place Information - American Sign Language

Hurricane Preparedness - American Sign Language

For more videos on dozens of other topics, check out the Preparedness4Deaf Youtube page. For large print or braille documents, go to Accessible Emergency Information website.