Pandemic Planning

Cities and Communities

USAID Leadership During a Pandemic - PDF for multiplicity preparedness, response, and recovery

PanVax Tool for Pandemic Vaccinations -  a Microsoft Excel-based tool that helps local planners understand how their vaccine providers (i.e., pharmacies, clinics, hospitals, employers, schools, points of dispensing) might contribute to the community’s vaccination response during a severe pandemic. Designed for Federal, state, and local level public health preparedness officials involved in pandemic vaccine provider outreach

Community Emergency Response Team The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program educates volunteers about disaster preparedness for the hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations



COVID-19 Pandmeic Operational Guidance for the 2020 Hurricane Season - most planning considerations can also be applied to any disaster operation in the COVID-19 environment, including no-notice incidents, spring flooding and wildfire seasons, and typhoon response 

Community Preparedness Toolkit - The Community Preparedness Toolkit provides step-by-step directions along with useful resources for making your community, safer, more resilient, and better prepared

CDC State and Local Government Planning