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April 2022Vol. 23, No. 3Disaster Planning Tools and Resources for Tribes

The Tribal Information Exchange of the Capacity Building Center for Tribes has a webpage that provides tribal child welfare organizations with information on how to prepare for and mitigate the effects of disasters. The webpage includes resources about COVID-19 from the Tribal Law and Policy Institute, the American Bar Association, the Urban Indian Health Institute, and more.

The page also includes resources for disaster responders on understanding historical trauma when dealing with a disaster in tribal country and general preparedness resources focused on tribal communities. 

To learn more, visit the Tribal Information Exchange's Emergency Preparedness webpage.