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ERIC Number: EJ829858
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Feb
Pages: 3
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0046-9157
When Disaster Strikes: Take Steps Now to Plan for Widespread Emergencies
Henderson, Nancy
Exceptional Parent, v39 n2 p62-63, 65 Feb 2009
This article presents part 2 of the series on emergency preparedness. Here, the author offers suggestions that exceptional families can use to prepare for emergencies. While the circumstances--terrorist events, disease epidemics, natural disasters--may vary, emergency preparedness experts agree on one thing: It is important for families, especially those who have children with special needs, to formulate a plan long before the unthinkable happens. The first step, experts say, is to brainstorm with one's family and come up with ideas. (For part 1, see EJ822307.)
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Language: English
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