We can help you prepare when emergencies happen.
What is Emergency Preparedness?
Being prepared for an emergency is crucial for you and your family, in your home, in your place of business, or your school, and throughout your community.
Emergencies happen. Don’t wait until you are in the middle of trouble. We can help you plan to be prepared in case of a disaster. Proper planning could be lifesaving.
One of our specialists can help you create a plan just for you.
Tools and Resources for Personal Emergency Preparedness
My Emergency Readiness Plan-PA
My Emergency Readiness Plan-PA is an interactive form designed to help people with disabilities create personal plans to prepare themselves, their families, and their supports for emergencies.
Picture Communication Boards
Picture communication boards can support people with communication disabilities and people who do not speak English. They're a great tool for emergency shelter workers and first responders to keep handy.
Questions about how to use picture-based communication? Watch a helpful video on our YouTube channel!
Emergency Planning for Students
This template is for teachers, parents, and school-age students. It talks about needs that are specific to the school environment.
A recorded webinar and related handouts are also available for this topic.