Preparedness Resources

Emergencies Happen – Be Prepared

  • Stay Informed – Sign up for alerts, follow us on social media, bookmark local radio and TV stations, and download mobile apps.
  • Get Ready – Understand your risk to various hazards, make a plan to stay safe, build an emergency kit, and plan to stay informed as events unfold.
  • Access & Functional Needs Populations – Additional preparedness information for persons with disabilities, seniors, and others.
  • Educational Events & Exercises – Scheduled public events, exercises and evacuation drills.

Be Prepared Guides

Major Risks

Additional Resources

  • Community Preparedness – Learn how to start a COPE (Citizens Organized to Prepare for Emergencies) and neighborhood watch groups.
  • Preparedness Videos – Informative videos about emergency planning, fire and earthquake safety, and helpful senior-specific tips.