Family First Aid and Preparedness – New Release

May 16, 2008

The fourth volume in the Be Red Cross Ready Safety Series, A Family Guide to First Aid and Emergency Preparedness provides crucial information needed during a medical emergency or regional disaster, and also serves as a resource parents can use to teach their children how to respond to these types of emergencies. The tabbed, full color reference guide also includes a companion DVD that enhances learning with demonstrations of the steps needed to prepare for and respond to an emergency. The guide takes a positive approach to learning, and fun interactive activities get the whole family involved. Topics include:

  • Preventing injuries
  • How to respond to medical emergencies
  • Creating a family emergency preparedness plan
  • Assembling an emergency preparedness kit
  • Activity pages to help parents present preparedness information to children
  • Special instructions for specific disasters
  • Purchase this new guide online at My Red Cross Store