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Disasters Don ’t Plan Ahead. You Can

NLM’s Disaster Information Management Research Center (DIMRC) has provided the following information as a way for all of us to be better prepared when disasters strike. Hurricanes Harvey and Irma have us asking ourselves—are we ready to respond to a disaster in our community? You are probably asking yourself the same question. To prepare, you must have your own plan in place first. Then you can help members of your community find resources to make their preparedness plans. This September, National Preparedness Month focuses on planning, with the theme “Disasters Don’t Plan Ahead. You Can.” To plan ahead for Hurricane Irma, spend a few minutes reviewing the following information resources from the National Library of Medicine: Hurricanes Floods Harvey Health information bulletins  Week 1 (September 1-9): Make a Plan for Yourself, Family, and Friends Find resources for making personal preparedness plans: Ready.Gov Make a Plan Ready.Gov Ready Responder Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Gather Emergency Supplies NLM MedlinePlus Disaster Preparedness and Recovery AAP Family Readiness Kit Are You Prepared for Disasters? (PDF) Week 2 (September 10-16): Plan to Help Your Neighbor and Community Now that you are ready to respond to a disaster, here are resources to help your community prepare: Check out this FEMA resource: You are the Help Until Help Arrives Take this free online course: US Response to Disasters and Public Health E...
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