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Emergency Management Planning for Schools: Information for Families

COVID-19 Resources

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COVID-19 Information for Families-Healthy Children.Org, American Academy of Pediatrics
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Helping Children Cope with Emergencies, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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Supporting Our Kids Through the COVID-19 Crisis, Child Mind Institute Tips for Nurturing and Protecting Children at Home

Emergency planning starts at home. Here are some resources to help engage children in family emergency planning efforts:

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Be a Hero Games for Kids, FEMA's Ready.Gov
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Family Emergency Plan, FEMA's Ready.Gov
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Ready Wrigley Activity Books for Children, CDC's Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response

Last Updated: March 20, 2020

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