Emergency Readiness

Emergency Preparedness & You

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Description:

Information about what it takes to stay safe during a wide variety of emergencies.


National Safety Council

Source: National Safety Council

Description:

Public service organization dedicated to educating and influencing people to prevent accidental injuries and deaths; website includes information about falls in the home and community, and a wide variety of safety topics.


Prepare for an Emergency

Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Description:

Quick Guide to preparing ahead for a disaster


Preparedness Information for Seniors & People with Disabilities

Source: American Red Cross

Description:

Making a plan, assembling a kit, and maintaining these plans for people with mobility problems or who have hearing, learning, or seeing disabilities.


Ready.gov

Source: FEMA

Description:

U.S. government portal for emergency preparedness includes resources for staying safe during natural and manmade disasters.


Ready.gov Instructional Videos

Source: FEMA

Description:

Resources to help citizens plan for emergencies, including "Preparing Makes Sense for Older Americans."