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Advocacy and awareness raising of disaster risk reduction (DRR) through a proactive approach to reporting news and information on natural hazard risk and vulnerability, and not simply the disaster event.

Kids coping with disaster need guidance: UCLA app helps parents give it

21 Jun 2016, UCLA

“Help Kids Cope,” a mobile app for families in the midst of natural disasters, will be widely available July 15. The app provides guidance on coping with wildfires and other disasters, and features checklists, safety and response tips, age-appropriate language to calm and support kids, tips for parents to care for their own emotional needs, and other coping materials.


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