Additional Resources for Disaster Preparedness
- Safe Schools by National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities
- Emergency Preparedness in School by accreditedschoolsonline.org
- Preparing Children for Disaster by the American Red Cross
- Preparing, Protecting and Preserving Family Treasures by Library of Congress
- Prepare, Plan, Stay Informed by Homeland Security and Citizen Corp includes 'Ready American, Ready Business', and 'Ready Kids'
- Special Populations: Emergency and Disaster Preparedness by United States Library of Medicine
- Church Disaster Mental Health Project by churchdisasterhelp.org
- Prepare for Disaster: Information for Anyone Caring for a Newborn by March of Dimes
- Are You Ready? An In-Depth Guide to Citizens' Preparedness by FEMA
- Are You Prepared? by 72hours.org.
- Home Preparedness: What to do in an Earthquake by usinsurancenet.com
- Preparing Your Home for Natural Disasters by yellowkeyrealty.com.
- Homeowners Guide: Keeping Your Home Safe by Homeloans.org
- Complete Emergency Preparedness Resource Guide by Homeinsurance.org
- Insurance Resources: Preparing for an Emergency by homeownerinsurance.org
- What to Do When the Heat Goes Out? Preparing for a Power Failure
- Earthquake Safety Guide
- Asbestos Exposure
Government Agencies Related to Disaster Preparedness
- Center for Disease Control Emergency Preparedness and Response
- Department of Homeland Security
- Federal Emergency Management Association [FEMA]
- National Hurricane Center
- National Citizen Corps
Federal Citizen Information Center for questions about federal agencies, programs, benefits or services.
Call 1-800-BE-READY to order a readiness pamphlet and to get info about ways to protect yourself and your family.
American Red Cross hotline for info on personal and family disaster preparedness, international humanitarian assistance, services to the military, and Red Cross services.
Web Sites and phone numbers compiled by Edmand Pace, MLIS