With September being disaster preparedness month, now is the time for seniors to get prepared.
If you suddenly had to deal with an emergency, such as a fire or earthquake, would you know what to do? Your safety may depend on how well prepared you are. Here are some resources to help you get started.
- Learn the basics in our video, “Emergency Preparedness: Make a Kit and a Plan,” at com/plan.
- Use our checklists to get ideas for family emergency and evacuation plans, training and drills, and emergency supply kits for home and vehicles.
- Protect your home in case of wildfire. Get Cal Fire tips and videos on creating defensible space around your home at org.
- For more tips on emergency preparedness, visit com/emergency or ready.gov/make-a-plan.