Get a Kit

 
WATER AND FOOD
  Water - one gallon of water per day, per person. Store more for children, nursing mothers, pets and those with special needs (sealed bottled water is best).
  Food - two week supply is best.
  Canned goods - soup, meat, fruit and vegetables
  Salt, sugar, pepper, spices
  Powdered milk
  Canned or boxed juices or energy drinks
  High energy snacks
  Baby food / formula
  Paper cups, plates and plastic utensils
  Manual can opener
Pet Supplies for Kit
FIRST AID KIT AND MEDICATIONS
  Two-week supply of prescription medicine and any medical equipment
  Aspirin or other pain relievers
  Anti-diarrheal and antacid medications
  Antibiotic and anti-itch creams
  Tweezers, bandages, scissors and safety pins
  Sunscreen and mosquito repellent
CLOTHING AND BEDDING
  [For all family members]
  Shoes, work boots, hats and gloves
  Raincoat
  Sleeping bags or blankets and pillows
IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS
  Emergency plan and contact numbers
  Wills and insurance policies
  Financial documents and records
  ID, social security cards and passports
  Immunization records for family and pets
  Family records (birth, marriage, and death certificates)
  A list and photos of your valuable items
     
    Emergency Food Safety
ESSENTIALS
  Waterproof container for important documents
  Two week's worth of cash or traveler's checks
  A map of shelter locations
  Battery-operated radio
  Flashlight and extra batteries
  Fire extinguisher
  Hand tools - screwdriver, hammer, pliers, and adjustable wrench
  Duct tape
  Scissors
  Plastic sheeting and garbage bags
  Plastic bucket with lid
  Waterproof matches
  Needle and thread
  Toilet paper and towelettes
  Disinfectant and household bleach
  Personal hygiene items
  Baby supplies
  Tarps
 
KID TIP!