Outline where you will meet and how you will reconnect if separated. Make a list of nearby organizations who can provide shelter and food. Locate your home’s water and gas shut-off valves for future reference. To make an emergency plan, go to ready.gov/make-a-plan.
National Preparedness Month
Since the 1900 Galveston Hurricane, The Salvation Army has served survivors and first responders of every major natural disaster. After more than a century of meeting the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of those impacted, we have established expert disaster response protocol in thousands of communities nationwide.
While disaster often strikes with little or no notice, these simple steps can help your family stay prepared and protected: