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Taking Care of Kids? Are You Prepared for an Emergency?

On this National Safety Month, the Health Council of South Florida would like to remind everyone about the importance of preparing for an emergency.

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Communities across the United States face the threat of emergencies and disasters nearly every day. The Institute of Medicine’s poster, Taking Care of Kids, provides resources to assist parents, child care providers, schools, and pediatricians in preparing for, responding to, and recovering from disasters. Based on the recent report Preparedness, Response, and Recovery Considerations for Children and Families: Workshop Summary, this poster (11 x 36 inches) is a useful resource and reminder of the special needs of children in crisis situations.

English/Spanish Infographics (please click below):


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