Are you the victim of a natural disaster right now?
The Northwest Baptist Disaster Relief team can only respond according to established protocols. Generally our team is called to a disaster scene by a government entity with which we have an established “Memorandum of Understanding”, or by American Red Cross, or Salvation Army. Here you will find a list of some of the resources available to help you right now however.
Pocket Guide to Staying Safe! – tips on surviving (World Health Organization)
Safe And Well – finding loved ones after a disaster (American Red Cross database)
Emotional First Aid for yourself – things to watch for (Univ of Minn)
Helping Children in Natural Disasters – for parents and teachers (NASP)
Help After a Disaster – Applicant’s Guide (FEMA)
Caring for Pets after a Disaster – Good info on animal care (FEMA)
FEMA Droid App – Disaster related app for your Droid Phone (Fed Emerg Mgmt Agency)
Red Cross apps for Droids – Disaster related app for your Droid Phone (American Red Cross)