CDC/ATSDR Social Vulnerability Index

These tools offer individuals the ability to look at U.S. data in specific locales to identify particular communities that will need continued support in recovery. It looks at 15 social factors organized into four themes: (1) socio-economic status, (2) household composition, (3) race/ethnicity/language, and (4) housing/transportation. It includes a fact sheet, publications and materials, an FAQ, and an interactive map. This tool will be helpful for the out-of-school field in creating plans for federal stimulus funds.

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