Select Resources to Help Families and Communities Prepare for Disaster

 Family Readiness KitFamily readiness materials and disaster-specific fact sheets for
 How to Prepare for DisastersAAP information to help families prepare a written disaster
 Emergency Information FormAAP emergency information form template for children and youth with special health care
 Family Disaster Supplies ListAAP information and a list of important supplies to keep in a disaster supplies
 Four Steps to Prepare Your Family for a DisasterAAP information to help families prepare for a
 Getting Your Family Prepared for a DisasterAAP information; tips to prepare a family for a
 Talking to Children About DisastersAAP information; tips for talking to children about
 Talking to Children About Tragedies and Other News EventsAAP information; how to talk to children of various ages about disasters and
American Red Cross
 PetsInformation to address the needs of pets in disaster
 Prepare Your Home and FamilyResources to help families prepare for a
 Pet Care: Disaster PreparednessInformation to address the needs of pets in disaster
CDC Health DepartmentsState or territorial health department
 Emergency Shelter InformationInformation to assist families to find a nearby shelter during a
 Family Emergency PlanFamily emergency plan
 Ready KidsWeb site with information and materials for children to access
 State Offices and Agencies of Emergency ManagementState offices and agencies of emergency management
  • ASPCA, American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.