These resources will help you understand, prevent and respond when violence happens in your community.

While no one wants to find themselves caught in the middle of a violent scenario, it is something that can and does happen almost daily in the United States. Just as we prepare for hurricanes, floods, tornadoes and earthquakes, we must also prepare for these events.

Recorded Webinar

Keeping Kids Safe:  The Basics of Active Shooter Planning and Response for Child Care Programs
Co-Sponsored by NAFCC

The news of recent school shootings has caused heightened stress for everyone, including child care providers and programs.  What can you do keep children in your child care program safe from similar threats?  This webinar will introduce child care providers to some of the basic prevention steps to take to in dealing with violence, such as an active shooter incident.

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Supporting Children Who Have Faced Trauma Infographic