Prepare For Disaster

Are You Ready? An In-depth Guide to Citizen Preparedness is organized to help you through the process:
  • A series of worksheets to help you obtain information from the community that will form the foundation of your plan.
  • Guidance on specific content that you and your family will need to develop and include in your plan on how to escape from your residence.
  • Checklists of items to consider including in your disaster supplies kit that will meet your family’s needs following a disaster whether you are at home or at other locations.

Part 1 is also the gateway to the specific hazards and recovery information contained in Parts 2, 3, 4, and 5. Information from these sections should be read carefully and integrated in your emergency plan and disaster supplies kit based on the hazards that pose a threat to you and your family.

Our pets our part of our families, and emergencies come in many forms, they may require anything from a brief absence from your home to permanent evacuation. Each type of disaster requires different measures to keep your pets safe. The best thing you can do for yourself and your pets is to be prepared.