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Helping Children Cope With Emergencies (English)

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Developed for caregivers, this web page explains how traumatic events such as disasters can affect children and explores how children at different ages may react to traumatic events. It includes a fact sheet that provides tips for caring for a child’s well-being before, during, and after a disaster, as well as an activity sheet for children focused on stress management and coping.
This resource is also available in Spanish.
Authoring Agency
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)