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Emergency Preparedness and Response Resources for CCDF Grantees

Child Care Resources for Disasters and Emergencies

Published: September 11, 2012
Special Initiatives
Emergency & Disaster Preparedness

First Aid KitDisasters not only can create a greater need for child care assistance, but also can substantially impact the child care provider community causing damage and destruction of child care centers and family child care homes. These are significant challenges for States and localities struggling to provide services to families and rebuild critical infrastructure in their communities after a disaster. OCC is committed to providing technical assistance to help our grantees become better prepared to meet these challenges and to support the continuity of early care and education services after a disaster.

Last Reviewed: August 25, 2015