Preparing for a Disaster

Home Disaster Supply Kit

  • 3-day supply of non-perishable food
  • 3-day supply of water - 1 gallon of water per person, per day
  • Cash and coins
  • Extra clothing
  • First aid kit and manual
  • Flashlight and extra batteries
  • Items for infants, such as:
    • Bottles
    • Diapers
    • Formula
    • Pacifiers
  • Kitchen accessories and cooking utensils, including a can opener
  • Matches and waterproof container
  • Other items to meet your unique family needs
  • Photocopies of credit and identification cards
  • Portable, battery-powered radio or television and extra batteries
  • Sanitation and hygiene items (moist towelettes and toilet paper)
  • Special needs items, such as:
    • Contact lens solutions
    • Eye glasses
    • Hearing aid batteries
    • Prescription medications
  • Whistle