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Community Strategy for Pandemic Influenza Mitigation

CDC guidelines on actions, designed primarily to reduce contact between people, that community government and health officials can take to try to limit the spread of infection should a pandemic flu develop. NOTE: Appendixes 5, 6, and 7 contain information for childcare programs, elementary schools, and colleges and universities.

in html format: www.pandemicflu.gov/plan/community/commitigation.html

in .pdf format: www.pandemicflu.gov/plan/community/community_mitigation.pdf


Cover Your Cough

Includes flyers and posters, in English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Vietnamese, Tagalog, Chinese, Hmong, and Khmer.

in html format:  www.cdc.gov/flu/protect/covercough.htm


Stopping the Spread of Germs At Work

Basic precautions for protecting employee health.

in html format: www.cdc.gov/germstopper/work.htm

in .pdf format: www.cdc.gov/germstopper/pdf/work.pdf


Faith-Based & Community Organizations Pandemic Influenza Preparedness Checklist

Identifies specific actions for community organizations to prepare for a pandemic.

in html format: www.pandemicflu.gov/plan/community/faithcomchecklist.html

in .pdf format: www.pandemicflu.gov/plan/pdf/faithbaseedcommunitychecklist.pdf

.pdf format (SPANISH): www.pandemicflu.gov/plan/pdf/spanishfbchecklist.pdf 


Pandemic Flu Planning Ahead – Home and Community (American Red Cross)

During a flu pandemic, government officials may be required to limit community movement or impose travel restrictions to help prevent the flu virus from spreading. Things to keep in mind.

in html format: www.redcross.org/news/ds/panflu/planahead.html