Keeping Kids Cool: Tips for Extreme Heat
Extreme heat events are the leading cause of weather-related deaths in the US. Children, in particular, are sensitive to the effects of extreme heat and must rely on others to keep them cool and hydrated. These...
What To Ask Your Care Provider About Emergencies
You expect your child care provider to be prepared for medical emergencies, but do they have a plan for weather and other disaster-related emergencies? Use this checklist to talk to your child’s care provider...
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...
Common Stress Reactions Experienced by Children After a Disaster
Common stress reactions experienced by children (1 -18 years) after a disaster and coping strategies to use during their time of drama.
Lista De Verificación En Caso De Desastre: Para Padres y Familias
¿Tiene un plan para asegurar que sus hijos estén sanos y salvos si son víctimas de un desastre? Si lo peor llegara a suceder, sus hijos buscarán en usted el cómo reaccionar y responder ante la tragedia. Ut...