The American Red Cross of Idaho, Montana and East Oregon offers a variety of virtual programs to help adults and children better prepare for emergencies.
American Red Cross disaster preparedness trainings are now available virtually for both youth and adults! Free presentations are offered by the regional Red Cross Preparedness Team. Simply download the free materials below and click to select or request a program.
Be Red Cross Ready is a virtual preparedness education program for adults taught by a certified presenter. The curriculum is designed to help people understand, prepare for, and respond appropriately to year-round disasters like home fires and flooding.
Red Cross Ready Rating
Facilitators will walk businesses, schools or organizations through the free Red Cross Ready Rating program. This free, simple, online, step-by-step program makes developing an Emergency Action Plan easy.
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Prepare with Pedro
Ages 5 - 7
Prepare with Pedro is a free 30- to 45-minute preparedness education program for grades K-2 that teaches students how to be prepared and take action during an emergency.
The Pillowcase Project
Ages 8 - 12
The virtual Pillowcase Project is a free interactive preparedness program designed for children in grades 3 through 5. The program increases awareness and understanding of natural hazards, teaches safety and emotional coping skills, as well as the importance of personal preparedness.
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