Children, Terrorism & Disasters
This site, from the American Academy of Pediatrics, is aimed at teachers, parents and community leaders to help them understand how to prepare to help children in the wake of a disaster.
Disaster Preparedness in Michigan
Contains a wide variety of information to help your family develop an emergency plan with links to information about natural disasters, chemical or biological emergencies.
Federal Emergency Management Agency
The site contains information about the types of hazards, where to obtain assistance, and preparedness. There is a section for educating children.
The US Department of Homeland Security created this site on which citizens can access disaster preparedness information.
Any information obtained through these resources should be discussed with your health care provider. Be careful what you find on the Internet.
For good sources of information, look for .gov, .edu, or .org websites and authors with appropriate degrees such as D.O., M.D., or R.N.