Still at Risk: U.S. Children 10 Years After Hurricane Katrina
Ten years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the Gulf Coast, children often suffered the most because U.S. emergency planning did not account for children's unique needs. This disaster report card looks at...
California Child Care Disaster Plan
The California Child Care Disaster Plan is an Annex to the State of California Emergency Plan to provide guidance for communication and coordination in the event of a disaster that affects the child care infras...
Resources on Behavioral Mental Health for K-12 Schools
Social, emotional, and behavioral health child-focused resources from the US Department of Education Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools (REMS) Technical Assistance (TA) Center. This resource contain...
Tips for Helping Children After a Disaster or Traumatic Event
Children and youth can face emotional strains after a traumatic event such as a car crash or violence. These tips will help parents, caregivers, and teachers learn some common reactions, respond in a helpful wa...
Addressing Access and Functional Needs (AFN) in Schools
Addressing access and functional needs (AFN) in school and IHE Emergency Operations Plans (EOPs) fact sheet from the US Department of Education REMS TA. For more information: https://rems.ed.gov/
Providing Psychosocial Support to Children and Families in the Aftermath of Disasters and Crises
Disasters have the potential to cause short- and long-term effects on the psychological functioning, emotional adjustment, health, and developmental trajectory of children. This clinical report provides practic...