Some loved ones may need extra attention during an emergency. Planning ahead is crucial. Don’t forget your furry family members either!
Emergencies are frightening and stressful even for adults – and can be even more so for children. Acknowledging their natural feelings and providing age-appropriate information can help children feel less anxious.
When an emergency occurs, mobility challenges and hearing, learning, or seeing disabilities can add complication.We offer practical advice on getting informed, making a plan, assembling a kit, and keeping your plans up to date.