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Youth Preparedness Council

FEMA created the Youth Preparedness Council (YPC) in 2012 to bring together young leaders who are interested in supporting disaster preparedness and making a difference in their communities by completing disaster preparedness projects nationally and locally. Click the link below or check out the resources to the left to find out more about the Youth Preparedness Council and how you can get involved.

Youth Preparedness Council Application Flyer

Youth Preparedness Council Promotion Kit

Visit the Youth Preparedness Council Website

STEP Program

The Student Tools for Emergency Planning program, known as STEP, is a simple and effective preparedness education project developed by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). STEP is designed to educate fifth-graders on the importance of preparing for emergencies and to provide students with the knowledge to help their families prepare.

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Girl Scout Preparedness

The MIREADY Girl Scout Preparedness Program is a program for all Girl Scouts to learn about the four essential steps of emergency preparedness: make a plan, build a kit, be informed and get involved. 

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