Below are videos, lists, flyers, and more to help you prepare for an emergency or disaster. Some of these may have information that is also included in another resource. Do not feel like you need to review them all. Choose the resources that feel most helpful for you.
Video: How do You Prepare for a Disaster
Get prepared and build an emergency kit
Learn how to prepare for an emergency like a power outage, build a kit, and get support.
What will you need during a disaster?
Everyone has different needs. Learn more about how to prepare for your needs.
Emergency supplies and kits
Build an emergency kit
Communication Aids: A website with free downloadable emergency communication aids. You'll find links to PDFs of documents in multiple languages with emergency communication picture aids, and other resources.
Available in English and Spanish.
Guides for planning
Ready Now! Tool Kit, 2nd Edition
The Ready Now! Emergency Preparedness Tool Kit for People with Disabilities is a 150-page guide to complete emergency planning.
- 12 sections broken down into separate documents
- designed to be printed or viewed online
- fillable PDF worksheets
- screen-reader accessible
- plain language
Video: Feeling Safe, Being Safe - Sam's Story
A 12-minute video with captions that reviews general information on how to prepare for an emergency and reviews the Planning Workbook: Feeling Safe and Being Safe (below).