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Blog 5: Resilience Communties

In today’s world we have a lot of tragedies that happen and destroy or community’s, but in order for a community to bounce back it has to have a number of strategies and plans to do so.  Resilience means to adapt to change or able to bounce back from a tragic event.  For example, if they are two communities that have both had a dramatizing event the community with the best resilience will recovery the best in the shortest period of time.http://www.hsaj.org/?fullarticle=6.3.6

  •     A community is a group of people who share a common physical environment, resources, and services, as well as risks and threats.
  •    What makes a community recover from a disturbing event is  a community that  a community to absorb a disturbance while retaining its essential func­tions.
  •     Also this four stages should be take into consideration when a community is going over what they should cover in case of an emergency: prevention, preparedness, response and recovery.

Communication is the main key to a community surviving, because if there is no communication a community will have a devastating event and will struggle to get back on their feet and start a new life.  Here is an image that holds all the keys for a community to use in order to recover.

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