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The following is a list of Twitter accounts for organizations that update with news about disaster situations.
Local Emergency Management Agency
- New Castle County: 302-395-2700
- Kent County: 302-735-3461
- Sussex County: 302-855-7801
Customer Service/Servicio en Español:
TTY for Hearing Impaired:
Delaware Electric Cooperative
Report a Power Outage:
Delaware 2-1-1 provides one central resource for access to the health and human service organizations that offer the support in disaster situations.
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Delaware Tips is a mobile app that allows first responders to quickly access information on how to best assist people with disabilities, or chronic healthcare conditions, during an emergency from a mobile phone. The information can be accessed from any cellphone, tablet, or personal computer.
This freely available database contains thousands of journal citations on disaster and emergency topics.
NLM Disaster Health Topic Pages at a Glance
Collection of resources on common disaster health topics.
World Health Organization Disease Outbreak News
The World Health Organization (WHO) publishes a regular report of disease outbreaks on its Web site, Disease Outbreak News (DONs).
International Society for Infectious Diseases ProMED-Mail
The International Society for Infectious Diseases (ISID) has a well-established e-mail alerting service for sharing surveillance data about global outbreaks, infectious diseases, and acute exposures to toxins that affect human health.
Collection of Web resources and helpful reading materials on health topics, including special topic pages related to disaster health.
Relief Central is a free mobile and web resource developed by the staff and friends of Unbound Medicine to assist relief workers, heathcare providers, first responders, and others called to serve in disaster relief situations around the world.
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