Resources and Tips

The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services developed the Kentucky Outreach and Information Network (KOIN), a partnership between government and community-based organizations describing a grassroots approach to communicating with hard-to-reach populations. May be most applicable to suburban and rural populations.   

Foster the creation of networks within neighborhoods to identify at-risk individuals and provide support during an emergency. One example is the Neighbor-To-Neighbor (N2N) Network in Platte County, Missouri.