Disaster Supply Kit

Every home should have disaster supplies on hand. These include:

  • Flashlight and extra batteries
  • Portable, battery-operated radio and extra batteries
  • NOAA Weather radio
  • First aid kit and manual
  • Emergency food and at least three gallons of bottled water per person
  • One change of clothing and footwear per person
  • One blanket or sleeping bag per person
  • Non-electric can opener
  • Rubber boots and rubber gloves
  • Essential medicines
  • Cash and credit cards
  • Sturdy shoes

Public shelters cannot accept pets because of state health and safety regulations. It is very important that you make the necessary arrangements for your pets. Please visit the Animal Companion Emergency Advice section.