Programs can use this manual as a guide for their emergency planning process. Find the latest tools and resources to support children, families, and communities before, during, and after an emergency. An emergency may be a catastrophic natural event, like a hurricane, flood, or wildfire, or a man-made disaster, such as a shooting. No matter the crisis, early childhood programs need to be ready with impact, relief, and recovery plans.
Explore and share materials about disaster preparedness, response, and recovery for families and programs.
Explore these tip sheets that focus on children's responses to crises and tragic events, as well as ways to help children cope.