Practice Guide

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. 

January 1, 2009

In This Report, You’ll Learn

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    What to expect before, during and after a disaster.

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    How to draft a strong disaster preparedness plan.

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    The value of an all-hazards approach to disaster management.

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    Where to look online to learn more about crisis planning.

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.

Findings & Stats

Statements & Quotations