Prep Rally: Teaching Children the Basics of Preparedness
This interactive training is an introduction to Save the Children's Prep Rally program which, through games and activities, is aimed at engaging and educating children about preparedness.
Creating Resilient Communities for Children: The RCRC Initiative
Through the Resilient Children/Resilient Communities Initiative (RCRC), coalitions in Arkansas and New York are working to meet the unique needs of children in a disaster. See how these coalitions are engaging ...
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...
Community-wide Tabletop Exercise: Facilitator/Evaluator Handbook
This Facilitator/Evaluator Handbook was produced with input, advice, and assistance from the exercise planning team, following the guidance set forth by FEMA and HSEEP. This guide carefully considers the questi...
Community-wide Tabletop Exercise: Player Handbook
This Tabletop Exercise Player Handbook was produced with input, advice, and assistance from the exercise planning team, following the guidance set forth by FEMA and HSEEP. This guide carefully considers the que...
Community-wide Tabletop Exercise: Scenario
The purpose of this tabletop exercise template draft is to exercise the unique needs of children, including those with special needs, test plans, and communication protocols, and explore intra-sector plans. The...
Community-wide Tabletop Exercise: Briefing
RCRC functional exercise template to test plans and communication protocols in response to a disaster requiring evacuation and/or shelter-in-place of child-serving institutions, intra-sector plans as well as cr...
Child Safety Guidance for Emergency Evacuation Shelters
Save the Children has learned that simple, low-cost and no-cost improvements to the design and location of emergency evacuation shelters, local assistance centers and other locations where children and families...