We offer support and information for the bereaved and survivors of major disasters that occur in the UK and overseas. If you have been affected by a disaster, you may find our series of free leaflets useful:
Disaster Action's Spring 2015 Newsletter with members' personal stories and news of our activities is ready to read
We are pleased finally to be publishing another newsletter for members and all those outside Disaster Action who are interested in our work and the organisation.
It may be hard to believe, but since the publication of the last newsletter we marked 20 years since the foundation of DA at an event at Australia House in October 2011.
The newsletter can be downloaded via the following link:
19 February 2015
What has happened at the offices of Charlie Hebdo in Paris is an appalling reminder to our members of the shattering impact of terrorism. We offer heartfelt condolences to the families, friends and colleagues of those killed in this horrifying attack. Our thoughts are also with the injured.
8 January 2015
Disaster Action members are shocked and saddened by the attack and loss of life at the Army Public School in Peshawar, Pakistan. The badge on the children's school sweatshirts reads: 'I will arise and shine'. Such a tragic waste of young lives. Our hearts are with the families and friends of those who were killed, and with those who survived the shootings.
18 December 2014
You can read Edie Fassnidge's interview about her experiences of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami in the Guardian as well as an extract from Edie's forthcoming graphic novel about what happened, Rinse, Spin, Repeat at https://www.bing.com/search?setmkt=en-GB&q=Edie+Fassnidge+Guardian
5 December 2014