Notice of Meeting/Workshop Hearing

64-3.010: Definitions
64-3.020: Eligibility Criteria for Special Needs Shelters
64-3.030: Guidelines for Special Needs Shelter Staffing Levels
64-3.040: Definition of Special Needs Shelter Supplies and Equipment
64-3.050: Special Needs Shelter Registration
64-3.060: Addressing the Needs of Families
64-3.070: Pre-event Planning Activities
64-3.080: Service Reimbursement
The Florida Department of Health, Office of Public Health Nursing announces a public meeting to which all persons are invited.
DATE AND TIME: Tuesday, December 6, 2011, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon
PLACE: 4052 Bald Cypress Way, Room 301, Tallahassee, Florida 32399
GENERAL SUBJECT MATTER TO BE CONSIDERED: The Special Needs Shelter Interagency Committee Meeting is being hosted by the Florida Department of Health, Office of Public Health Nursing, to identify and resolve challenges related to special needs shelters that are not currently addressed in the state comprehensive plan, relating to Rules 64-3.010, .020, .030, .040, .050, .060, .070, .080, F.A.C. The meeting shall also serve as a forum to develop policies and procedures which support sheltering best practices throughout the state. The continuation of the committee work assures the best quality service to clients with special medical needs and Florida’s vulnerable population.
A copy of the agenda may be obtained by contacting: Lori Johnson at (850)245-4444, ext. 2183, email:
Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this workshop/meeting is asked to advise the agency at least 7 days before the workshop/meeting by contacting: Lori Johnson at (850)245-4444, ext. 2183 or by email: If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1(800)955-8771 (TDD) or 1(800)955-8770 (Voice).