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Keep youth safe – have emergency plans in place

An emergency can occur at any time. The importance of creating a plan for emergencies can help individuals recognize a problem, take action and minimize or eliminate the danger. Best practice is to develop and have in place an emergency plan for all 4-H programs, activities and outings.
Use the following resources from the keeping youth safe site to help you plan ahead and be ready to respond to emergencies:

Preparing in advance for emergencies can help everyone stay calm, understand what actions to take and keep everyone safe.

Work with your 4-H program coordinator if you have questions on preparing emergency plans or if you need help accessing the resources.

Plan now for a safe and fun summer of activities and events!