Guidance for Integrating Culturally Diverse Communities into Planning for and Responding to Emergencies: A Toolkit
Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Resource Type: Template or Tool
Focus Population: Behavioral Health Leaders, Peers
Topics: Behavioral Health Organizational Guidance Docs, Crisis Response System, Culturally Specific Strengths and Resilience, Experience of Racism, Discrimination, and Oppression, Suicide Prevention, Trauma-informed
This toolkit was developed based on recommendations from the National Consensus Panel on Emergency Preparedness and Cultural Diversity. Sections of the toolkit cover identifying community needs and assets, building community partnerships, and capacity building for culturally and linguistically appropriate services.