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Planning for Emergencies
Minnesota has our fair share of emergencies, including tornadoes, severe thunderstorms, blizzards, floods, house fires, and gas leaks, which require child care homes and centers to be prepared so children are safe. Here are five ways that child care providers can plan for emergencies: A new training course, Emergency Preparedness for Child Care Programs, is…

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