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#GetReady: Two Year Anniversary of Hurricane Sandy

#GetReady: Two Year Anniversary of Hurricane Sandy

Wednesday, Oct. 29 is the 2-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy’s U.S. landfall. Sandy affected 24 states, killed 162 people, caused more than $50 million in damage and damaged or destroyed 650,000 homes and hundreds of child care centers and schools. It was the day that life turned upside down for thousands of children who suddenly lost everything – including their very sense of stability. Save the Children is still working with many of these children … Read entire article »

Filed under: Charity, Pre-schoolers, Safety, School Aged Children, Socially Conscious

One Year Since Hurricane Sandy and Many Children Are Still Struggling

Oct. 29 marks the one year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy that devastated a large portion of the Northeast corridor of the US.  This is a great opportunity to focus on disaster preparedness and how to protect our most precious assets: children. Many children are still struggling with the intense fears and stress brought on by the devastating storm and its aftermath.  Save the Children, the leading, independent organization that creates lasting change for children in need … Read entire article »

Filed under: Health, Parenting, Safety, Socially Conscious