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Resources in the Aftermath of the Boston Marathon Bombing

Google resources related to the Boston Marathon explosions

• Boston Mayor's Hotline for families of victims: 617-635-4500
• Boston Police line for witnesses who may have information: 800-494-8477
Red Cross Safe and Well

Live blog at the Boston Globe with news updates and information about closures

The Boston Marathon Bombing: Keep Calm and Carry On

American Psychological Association - Managing traumatic stress: Coping with terrorism

Common Reactions After Trauma

Acts of Violence, Terrorism, or War: Triggers for Veterans

Talking to Kids

Guide for Parents and Educators: Tips for Talking to Children and Youth After Traumatic Events (PDF)

Children's Age-Related Reactions to a Traumatic Event

Talking with Kids about Tough Issues

First responders

Marathon medical tent ‘transformed into trauma unit’

Disaster Rescue and Response Workers

Rookie first responders traumatized by…trauma - Experience helps police officers, firefighters cope


ESI-Logo.jpg A good EAP is an important resource for helping people to deal with or cope in the aftermath of traumatic events, offering important support resources for your managers and help for troubled employees. In addition, ESI EAP offers trained response teams for on-site trauma intervention. If you want to learn more about how ESI can provide more employee EAP benefits and more employer services, call us at 800-535-4841.

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