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ERIC Number: EJ676582
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-1538-6619
Meeting Child Care Needs in Disasters.
Winter, Roy E.; Surr, John V.; Leaf, Beverly Joy
Young Children, v58 n4 p82-84 Jul 2003
Describes Disaster Child Care (DCC), a nonsectarian ministry, which trains and mobilizes volunteers to care for children of families suffering from a natural or man-made disaster. Specifically addresses: (1) comfort through familiarity; (2) behaviors and approaches to lessen anxiety; and (3) care and caregiver training. Provides examples of care and describes collaborative efforts with other organizations. (SD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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