Preparedness Videos

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), in partnership with The Advertising Council, has sponsored public service advertisements (PSAs) that educate and empower Americans to prepare for and respond to all kinds of emergencies.

Intro to Emergency Planning

This video teaches youth the difference between a disaster, emergency, and hazard. Children will also learn what types of emergencies to prepare for and what to do in order to prepare for them.

Don't forget to plan for Animals

Make A Plan

This video brought to you by the Ready Campaign and Ad Council shows people with access and functional needs taking charge to prepare themselves and their families for emergencies.

Make a plan today

Preparing for Older Americans

A unique instructional video containing information specific to Older Americans and tips on how to prepare for emergency situations

Check out information for Seniors

Fire Safety – Have Two Ways Out

Plan and practice home fire drills at least twice a year. Make sure you know two ways out of each room.

More fire safety information

Important Things To Know

Six things to know before a disaster strikes.

More on what FEMA can to help.

The FEMA App: A simple and easy-to-use tool

  • Receive fast and reliable weather alerts from the National Weather Service for up to five different locations nationwide.
  • Learn how to prepare for emergencies and useful tips to keep you and your loved ones safe before, during and after disasters.
  • Locate open shelters and disaster resource centers near you.
  • Submit photos of damage in your area.
  • Prepare your emergency kit, make a family plan, and set reminder