When thinking about emergency preparedness, it is easy to become quickly overwhelmed. There is so much to learn and so much to do, it can seem impossible. There are a variety of reasons you may not be able to prepare for emergencies – lack of time, lack of money, or not knowing where to begin.
Take 5 to Survive is designed to help you overcome those barriers so you can feel more confident about emergency preparedness.
Need suggestions on where to start?
- If you’re new to emergency preparedness, start with reading some of the preparedness topics to familiarize yourself with different aspects of preparing.
- If you’re interested in quick preparedness activities that can fit into your busy schedule, check out the 5 minute project page for ideas.
- If you're ready to start collecting supplies for your emergency kit, head over to the Preparedness Calendar for an easy to follow monthly plan.