Provides information and resources about disaster and terrorism preparedness to meet children’s needs. Example resources include readiness kits and checklists, information on how to help children cope in a disaster, and more.
345 Park Boulevard, Itasca, Illinois 60143
Offer free disaster presentations, First Aid, CPR, AED, Basic Life Support (BLS), babysitting and child care, swimming and water safety and lifeguarding classes/training to the public. Visit their website for a schedule of classes, pricing and registration information.
Provides information and resources on emergency preparedness to help protect you and your loved ones, as well as resources for emergency health professionals and information recent national incidences.
1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, Georgia 30329
(800) 232-4636 or TTY (888) 232-6348
Offers free webinars, informational printouts, and other resources that help the community successfully prevent, prepare for, respond to health emergencies.
240 Parsons Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43215
FEMA is responsible for organizing government-wide relief efforts after a disaster. They provide information, resources and toolkits for family and youth on emergency preparedness, planning, response and recovery efforts.
500 C Street Southwest, Washington, DC 20472
For Disaster Survivors: 800-621-3362 (7-1-1 or Video Relay Service Available) or TTY (800) 462-7585
General: (202) 646-2500
Offers a Citizen Preparedness Program which helps children, seniors and people with functional needs on what to do before, during and after an emergency. You can also receive free emergency notifications to help keep you and your family safe through their emergency alert system.
5300 Strawberry Farms Boulevard, Columbus, Ohio 43230
ALERT Franklin County: alertfranklincounty.org
Provides information to families to prepare for the possibility of natural disasters, accidents, power outages, intentional acts and other emergencies that disrupt daily life.
35 East Chestnut Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
This website offers resources to help families cope in emergencies and other challenging times. They provide videos that include familiar PBS characters, age-appropriate activities, and resources for parents about preparation, coping and resiliency.
Educates and empowers people to prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies, including natural and man-made disasters. They provide information and resources in different languages, covering various topics on preparedness. Also, they offer a special website for kids, local and national opportunities for youth.
Ready Kids: ready.gov/kids
Youth Community Engagement: ready.gov/youth-preparedness
Educates and empowers Ohioans to prepare for and respond to emergencies, including natural and man-made disasters that are likely to occur in Ohio. They offer information and resources on their website.
1970 West Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio 43223
Offers providers and parents resources to help children thrive and deal with some common issues that affect children’s lives. Explore topics related to health and wellness, social-emotional skills, and school readiness.