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|Planning and Implementation Resources: Emergency Planning and Preparation|
|America's PrepareAthon! is a grassroots campaign for action to increase community preparedness and resilience. Join others around the country to practice your preparedness!|
|Emergency Readiness & Management — Developed by the National Center on Safe Supportive Learning Environments, this page provides resources for schools.|
|FEMA Training for Schools|
|Florida Division of Emergency Management: FloridaDisaster.org|
|Guide for Developing High-Quality School Emergency Operations Plans includes:
|Hurricane Information— This site from the Florida Division of Emergency Management discusses:
|Hurricane Outreach — Developed by the Student Support Services Project, this page includes many resources for coping with disaster, facts for families, what community members, parents, and rescue workers can do, and more.|
|Crisis Prevention and Intervention|
|Crisis Counseling Guide to Children and Families in Disasters (PDF Download) — Developed by a task force coordinated by the New York State Office of Mental Health, this guide provides helpful information for school officials, parents, guardians, and services providers.|
|Disaster Distress Helpline — The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's (SAMHSA's) helpline provides crisis counseling and support to people experiencing emotional distress related to natural or human-caused disasters. This webpage also provides links for specific disasters.|
|Teacher Guidelines for Helping Students after a Hurricane (PDF Download) — From the National Child Traumatic Stress Network, this document provides suggestions to assist classroom personnel as they work with children, adolescents, and families after a hurricane.|
|National Association of School Psychologists (NASP): School Safety and Crisis|
National Child Traumatic Stress Network provides tool kits for schools and educators on tips for responding to a school crisis and administering psychological first aid. The resource also provides additional resources on how to appropriately respond to trauma, bullying and other school safety related issues.