Salungan is one of the 22 barangays of Camalig, Albay. It is situated within 5 to 6 kilometer radius of Mount Mayon. Like the rest of Camalig, Salugan is prone to the following hazards: Pyroclastic flow, lava flow and ashfall, typhoon, lahar flow, flashfloods, mudflows, landslides, fire and earthquake. Salugan, in particular, is prone to severe flooding.
The project sought to train community health workers and disaster response teams who will ensure disease monitoring, prevention and control, provide quick safety response during disasters, and address the nutritional condition of undernourished pre-school children.