June 22, 2010

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Helping Children Cope After a Major Earthquake

“Children may suffer from anxiety because of disaster losses and the upheaval of family life,” said Debborah Arnold, Executive Director, Kentucky Community Crisis Response Board. “Most children bounce back quickly with social support and the…

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Fire Is A Mysterious Attraction For Kids

The next time you are sitting around the campfire for s’mores or flipping hamburgers at a family cookout, make sure the kids are kept out of harm’s way. “Fire is a mysterious attraction for kids,”…

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Hazard Mitigation Grants Available to Public Agencies

Hazard Mitigation Grants available to public agencies to assist in preventing or minimizing damage losses in future disasters Pasadena, CA- The California Emergency Management Agency (Cal EMA) and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) met…