Learn the essential supplies to put in your family’s first aid and survival kits. Plan effectively for you and your family in case of an emergency. Understand which disasters are likely in your area and what you must know to stay safe. Program preparing a child to a host family you ever lie awake at night worrying about disasters that could strike your home and family?
Being prepared may not prevent a disaster but it will give you confidence to meet the challenge. And the Red Cross will be at your side. Our interactive preparedness program will give you a great start. Test yourself: can you agree with these statements? I know what emergencies or disasters are most likely to occur in my community.
I have a family disaster plan and have practiced it. I have an emergency preparedness kit. I have taken action to help my community prepare. Watch our 2 minute video to learn how to give Hands-Only CPR to buy precious time for a person experiencing cardiac arrest. Get tips on planning for emergencies away from home, including during your commute. Learn how to prepare in advance for how you’ll communicate, navigate, and keep your data safe, if you lose power or the internet during an emergency. Take a class and be ready to respond if an emergency strikes.