Web resources: Natural disasters and drought
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Bushfire preparedness Fact Sheets from the Department of Human Services Victoria
A range of fact sheets are available from the Department of Human Services Victoria and the Better Health Channel to help understand the health issues and emotional issues associated with bushfires.
Managing your health and safety - bushfires
Managing your emotional health - bushfire preparedness
Fire and Rescue NSW
To help cope with the aftermath of a home fire, a new recovery kit is available, with essential information about what to do once the fire is out and the firefighters have left the scene.
Help in an emergency from the Australian Government Department of Human Services
The Australian Government can provide a range of financial assistance to those affected by natural disasters. Visit the Department of Human Services website or call 180 22 66 for more information.