Emergency Planning and Safety

Parents tell us...

close up of emergency plan checklist

"Before I had my son I didn't worry about earthquakes.  Now I have to plan a battery backup for his wheelchair."

"After our first ER visit I learned to have all paperwork ready to go, in the car, and in his backpack."

"Our whole family feels better knowing that there is a plan for everyone, including the cat." 

Medical emergencies

Some children need the emergency room more often than others. This tip sheet can help you plan for the emergency room

Emergency information form for children with autism

Medical form for emergencies

Planning for a future mental health crisis.  Yours or your child's/youth's, Oregon's declaration of mental health treatment DMHT

NAMI tip sheet: Managing a mental health crisis