Resources for Disaster Preparedness

Below are resources that can be used to help older adults and people with disabilities prepare for emergencies and disasters.

When disaster strikes, it is always a good idea to be prepared. There are three steps to preparedness:

  1. Be informed
  2. Make a plan
  3. Build an emergency kit

“Severe Weather Safety Social Media Toolkit.” Severe Weather Safety Social Media Toolkit |,

“Emergency Preparedness.” Emergency Preparedness | ACL Administration for Community Living,

McMurdo, Tim. “FEMA Says You’re Ineligible for Disaster Assistance? Do This.” Homeownership Center Dayton, Tim McMurdo Https://, 24 July 2019,

“Personal Preparedness | Emergency Preparedness for Older Adults | Alzheimer’s Disease and Healthy Aging | CDC.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Apr. 2018, Division of Population Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion