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Prepare for Disaster

Resource links for disaster preparation.

Take 5 to Survive
A website featuring a list of quick and easy projects to help families prepare for the emergencies that lie ahead.

Public Alerts
A regional website where individuals can sign up to receive emergency notifications in the county of their home or workplace and learn about hazards impacting our area.

Fire and Medical Resources
Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue has information on choosing and using a fire extinguisher, maintaining a working smoke alarm(s) and an Emergency Medical Card that can be printed and posted on your refrigerator.

Public Health Concerns
A list of links to public health resources and agencies that address public safety preparedness related to epidemics and bio-terrorism events.

Special Populations
A collection of resources that support disaster preparedness for populations with special needs in our community. Groups include seniors, disabled, children, pets, and more.

Get Involved - Volunteer
Descriptions of volunteer options for people who wish to help community members during and immediately following a disaster. If you'd like to be trained to respond to the needs of people in your neighborhood or always wanted to become an amateur radio operator, you can get started here.

Work and School
Apply disaster preparedness steps at work and school. Resources to support your efforts can be found here.

Links of Interest
A collection of links that you may find valuable in your search for viable information related to disaster preparedness, response and recovery.