It is important to be prepared for any type of emergency situation.
Some of the most common forms of emergencies that you can prepare yourself and your family for include:
1. Get A Kit
2. Make A Plan
3. Stay Informed
For more detailed information on: what to put in your kit, what to include in your plan, and how to stay informed, Click Here
National Preparedness Month - September
Preparedness is a year round activity, however, September is higlighted as National Preparedness Month; a time to recognize the importance of being prepared for an emergency before the emergency actually occurs. It's important to take steps to prepare for an emergency in your home, school, work, and place of worship because an emergency can happen anytime, anywhere.
For more information on being prepared, visit www.ready.gov or download some of the informational tools provided by Ready.gov, FEMA, and Citizen Corps here: