Build a Disaster Kit - Basic Supplies

Build a Disaster Kit

Water — one gallon per person, per day(3-day supply for evacuation, 2-week supply for home)

Food — non-perishable, easy-to-prepare items (3-day supply for evacuation, 2-week supply for home)


Battery-powered or hand-crank radio(NOAA Weather Radio, if possible)

Extra batteries

First aid kit

Medications (7-day supply) and medical items

Multi-purpose tool

Sanitation and personal hygiene items

Copies of personal documents(medication list and pertinent medical information, proof of address, deed/ lease to home, passports, birth certificates, insurance policies)

Cell phone with chargers

Family and emergency contact information

Extra cash

Emergency blanket

Map(s) of the area

Medical supplies (hearing aids, glasses, contact lenses, syringes, etc.)

Baby supplies (bottles, formula, baby food, diapers)

Pet supplies (collar, leash, ID, food, carrier, bowl)

Manual can opener


alerts                    ALERTS!

Call 911!

Call 311