Everyone has a role to play in preparing for a disaster. You can take the lead in planning an activity for National PrepareAthon! Day in your organization or community. There are many resources available to help you plan a successful PrepareAthon! Day.
The factsheet provides a brief summary of the various alerts and warnings available from Federal, state, local governments as well as the private sector that you can sign up for to stay informed and be ready to take action to be safe.
This document outlines three steps to take to create your Family Emergency Communication Plan: collect contact information for your family and other important contacts; make sure everyone carries a copy of this information with them; and have regular household meetings to review and practice your plan. This document also includes fillable wallet-sized cards—simply type in your information for your family and other important contacts and then print them.