These are stressful times. If you would like to contact a social worker, psychologist or child life specialist for information on community referrals or coping resources, you can call 312.227.4118 and leave a message. Your call will be returned within 24 hours, Monday through Friday. Non-urgent questions only. For emergencies, call 911.
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Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Post Disaster Reunification of Children - A Nationwide Approach This document outlines a baseline for reunifying children separated as a result of a disaster and aims to assist local, state, tribal, territorial, and area governments and those responsible for the temporary care of children with incorporating reunification elements into existing emergency preparedness plans.
Illinois Emergency Medical Services for Children Unaccompanied Minor Reunification Checklist This checklist is designed to assist with identification, tracking, and reunification of unaccompanied minors during a disaster. Click here for the fillable format version.
Patient Identification Tracking Form This form, which is a tool within the state Medical Disaster Plan (see Pediatric & Neonatal Surge or Burn Surge Annex), can be utilized to track pediatric patients during a medical surge event. Information to enter on this form includes: description of the child, who accompanied the child, unaccompanied children, medical history and treatment, and disposition/discharge. There is also a section on the form to attach a photo of the child. Click here for the Word version of this form.