Help for People with Diabetes Affected by Natural Disasters - prepared by the National Center for Chronic Disease and Prevention and Health Promotion
What You Should Know During and After an Emergency - prepared by the CDC
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
1-800-621-FEMA (3362) TTY: 1-800-462-7585 - FEMA's site contains information about disasters, emergency personnel, education, and training. The site contains information about the types of hazards, where to obtain assistance, and preparedness.
DisasterAssistance.gov-DisasterAssistance.gov provides information on how you might be able to get help from the U.S. Government before, during and after a disaster.
NLM Web Resources for California Fires - The California Wildfires web page includes information on the health effects from fires and exposure to smoke; links to air quality resources, environmental clean-up following fires, and animals in disasters.
Special Populations: Emergency and Disaster Preparedness - provides links to selected web sites featuring emergency preparedness for special populations. This includes people with disabilities, people with visual or hearing impairments, senior citizens, people with disabilities, people with visual or hearing impairments, senior citizens, children, and women. Links to information in languages other than English are also provided.
Ready.America - The Ready Campaign asks individuals to do three key things to prepare for the unexpected: get an emergency supply kit, make a family emergency plan, and be informed about the different types of emergencies that could occur and their appropriate responses.
U.S. Department of Education- The U.S. Department of Education Ed.gov site has emergency planning web resource for school leaders and managers that was created by the Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools. The information was created to help schools and communities prepare and develop plans for responding to emergency situation (e.g., natural disasters, violent incidents, and terrorist attacks).
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