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Disaster Preparedness/Emergency Management

Description: Teaches families a five-step process for preparing and coping with possible disasters.

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Curriculum/program overview: Many Missourians each year are severely affected by disasters from fire and weather. The possibility also exists that Missourians might soon be affected by man-made (terror) and/or seismic disasters. Emergency preparedness education teaches families a five-step process for preparing and coping with possible disasters. Five-step process includes: 1) Identify hazards likely to happen to your family; 2) Mitigate against the hazards; 3) Develop a response plan, including evacuation route; 4) Plan for coping after a disaster; and 5) Implement drills and family education.

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Evaluation tool: extension.missouri.edu/hes/evaluation/evaluationforms.htm

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Fee information: Public good program

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