With several large scale natural disasters in the news, now is the time to make sure that your family is prepared.
The US Department of Homeland Security has a website focused on emergency preparedness that lays out 3 steps every family should follow:
- Get a Kit: Here's a List of Basic Supplies
- Make a Plan: The Family Emergency Plan
- Be Informed: Local agencies to help you in case of an emergency
There is also a section designed specifically for kids that follows the same three steps- get the whole family involved and BE PREPARED!