Disaster Preparedness Resource Guide for Child Welfare Agencies

By the Annie E. Casey Foundation

January 2, 2009


This comprehensive guide aims to take the guesswork and frustration out of disaster management planning. It offers a seemingly endless supply of no-nonsense tips, research-driven advice and recommendations culled straight from the mouths of been-there, done-that preparedness experts. The goal? Help today’s child welfare agencies prepare — as much as possible — for tomorrow’s next crisis. 

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Key Takeaway

Everything that your agency needs to begin preparing for tomorrow’s next disaster — in PDF form

This planning toolkit packs 100-plus pointers into 27 hypothetical scenarios that span all phases of disaster management. It includes advice that is specific to the field of child welfare as well as tips from employees who have firsthand experience working within a crisis.

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