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NIMS Implementation Activities for Schools and Institutions

U.S. Department of Education

NIMS uses a core set of concepts, principles, procedures, processes, standards, and terminology

Coping in Hard Times: Fact Sheet for Community Organizations and Leaders

National Child Traumatic Stress Network

What happens when a community has been hit by economic hard times?

CDC Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response Web site

Center for Disease Control (CDC)

CDC's Office of Public Health Preparedness and Response leads the agency's preparedness and response activities by providing strategic direction, support, and coordination for activities across CDC

Let's Get Ready! Planning Together for Emergencies

Sesame Street

Sesame Workshop, along with its project partners has created Let

Volunteers Needed to Become Peer Listeners for Oil-Spill Survivors


The Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Consortium, in partnership with the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce and the cities of Fairhope, Spanish Fort and Daphne, are seeking volunteers to become peer li

New Program Offered to Train People in Peer Listening

Mobile Press Register

Area mental health experts say Gulf Coast residents may be more prone to depression and other emotional problems this season because of this year’s devastating oil spill and continued economi