Community Crises and Disasters: A Parent’s Guide to Talking with Children of All Ages
was designed as a resource that parents could turn to in a time of crisis, or ideally in advance of a crisis. It provides practical information about children’s reactions to crisis at different ages, and ideas about how to support a child’s resilience and facilitate open communication. The full guide, as well as individual sections, is available for download below.
Download the entire guide here, or the sections that most interest you:
Part One: Facing Challenges Together (Includes 4 sections: From Crisis Comes Opportunity, Trauma and Resilience, Coping at Different Ages, and Caring for Yourself and Your Family)
Stories of Families Facing Crisis: