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Disaster planning, response and recovery efforts must take into account the unique needs that children have.

Disaster Planning Tips for Parents

For more information, contact your local emergency management office.


Children and Extreme Heat

Be prepared for Extreme Heat! Warm weather means fun in the sun for kids! Bet when temperatures and humidity rises, little ones can be at risk for heat exhaustion and heat stroke.

Why are children at risk?

Where’s Baby? Look Before You Lock.
Pledge to Prevent Child Heat Stoke in Cars.

For more information:

Visit https://www.ready.gov/heat for more information on extreme heat.