* I have a family disaster plan and have practiced it.
* I have an emergency preparedness kit.
* At least one member of my household is trained in first aid and CPR/AED.
* I have taken action to help my community prepare.
Here is a helpful guideline featuring some of the essential items to be included in your preparedness supplies kit.
Water- one gallon per person per day
Food- non-perishable, easy-to-prepare items
Flashlight with Extra Batteries
Battery-Powered or Hand-Crank Radio
First Aid Kit
Antibacterial Gel or Wipes
Medications (7-day supply) and Medical Items
Sanitation and Personal Hygiene Items
Copies of Personal Documents (In Sealed Plastic Bag)
Cell Phone with Chargers
Family and Emergency Contact Information
(hearing aids with extra batteries, glasses, contact lenses, syringes, etc)
Games and Activities for Children
Extra Set of Car Keys and House Keys
Manual Can Opener
Tools/Supplies (for securing your home)
Household Liquid Bleach
Blankets or Sleeping Bags