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Why Should I Prepare?

Prepare in a Year

Family Disaster Plan

72 Hour Kit




Hazardous Materials

Hazard Risks

Shelter in Place


Water Purification


Winter Storms

Prepare in a Year

One Hour of Disaster Preparedness Activity

Each Month Helps You be Ready for Disasters Whenever They Occur.

These packets are offered in PDF format. You must have Acrobat Reader to view the documents.

  1. Action Plan
  2. Out of Area Contact
  3. Water
  4. 72-Hour Comfort Kit
  5. Important Documents
  6. Extended Events
  7. Under the Bed
  8. Utility Safety
  9. Drop, Cover & Hold
  10. Fire Safety
  11. Shelter in Place
  12. Home Hazard Hunt