Holistic Health/Self Help
Virtual Health Center home
Disaster Preparedness, Bioterrorism, and Emergency Management:
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Some of the things you can do to prepare for the unexpected, such as assembling
a supply kit and developing a family communications plan, are the same
for both a natural or man-made emergency.
Public Health Emergency Response by Centers for Disease Control
Excellent CDC website re: Bioterrorism preparedness. User friendly and
links to resources.
Federal Emergency Management Agency
Can select your geographical region and obtain disaster fact sheets. Also
International Critical Incident Stress foundation
Non profit organization dedicated to prevention of disabling stress for
emergency service professionals. Especially significant in light of 2001
Recovery from disaster:
United For Peace
Site for information and resources on sustaining peace worldwide.
Santa Clara County Public Health Immunization Program
Specific to Santa Clara County for immunization sites. Helpful in rationale
California Department of Health Services Immunization Branch
Statewide site for immunizations as well as concrete information on immunizations
National Immunization Program
Extensive site with user friendly links related to immunizations. Also
Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices
Great site for health professionals on recommended immunization practices.
American College Health Association
Information regarding the meningococcal disease and vaccine.