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Disaster Preparedness Resources

The time to prepare for an emergency is before the disaster strikes.
Make the effort to protect and prepare yourself, family, and co-workers for the future.
Small steps taken now will make the difference later.

Sign Up for Emergency Alerts *Sacramento*Yolo*Placer

Individual Household Emergency Plan

Ready Kids

Create emergency "Go" kits

Get Your Pets Ready

Prepare Evacuation Plan

Prepare a "Shelter in" Plan

Seniors
AARP Operaton Emergency Prepare

Preparation for Disabilities

Develop Emergency Operation Plan for House of Worship

Prepare your Agency/Place of Business


2022 National Seasonal Preparedness

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has prepared the 2022 National Seasonal Preparedness Messaging Calendar. 
A calendar month & key messages providing  content to promote preparedness all year. 

Download the Ready 2022 National Seasonal Preparedness Messaging Calendar (PDF)
 



SACRAMENTO REGION VOAD PARTNER EMERGENCY RESPONSE TRAINING/RESOURCES

Sacramento County Office of Emergency Services Resources
Sac CERT Training
METRO CERT Training
American Red Cross Training Courses
Medical Reserve Corps


General Preparedness

  • Make a family emergency communication plan and include your pets.
  • Identify an out of town emergency contact to coordinate information with family/friends.
  • Check on neighbors.
  • Keep an emergency kit wherever you spend time: home, car, work with three separate elements
  • Download the FEMA App and set up local alerts
  • Listen to local officials by radio, TV, or social media and take action.
  • Practice your preparedness plans with a drill or exercise.
  • Take a first aid class so you can help until first responders arrive
  • Join VOAD

For more information, visit www.ready.gov/calendar

 

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