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The official emergency preparedness site of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. It’s central theme:
(1) Get an Emergency Preparedness Kit,
(2) Make an Emergency Plan,
(3) Stay Informed. Detailed information on each category is provided.

The official American Red Cross site for educational materials relating to disaster planning. From here you can download detailed instructions for family disaster planning, general disaster planning checklists, and checklists for planning for specific disasters such as hurricanes, blizzards, etc.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) official site contains a PDF version of the publication entitled “Are You Ready? A Guide To Citizen Preparedness”. A good source of inromation.
See also FEMA’s central index of emergency preparedness literature.

The US Citizen Corps Councils website contains a number of useful citizen preparedness publications.
The official public information site of the New York State Emergency Management Office (SEMO) contains an index of useful publications and information for planning for different kinds of disasters.
Sign up and receive emergency e-mail warnings for local and regional events.
The CIA’s citizen instruction manual for chemical, biological, and radiological disaster planning.
U.S. Department of Homland Security - Citizen's page
The Federal Emergency Management Agency - Online library resource for emergency and disaster preparedness.
The website of the American Academy of Pediatrics contains helpful resources and links for disaster planning and recovery issues relating to children.
The US Dept. of Health & Human Services website contains a wealth of information and resources concerning emergency preparedness and response.
Armonk Fire Department, North Castle, NY

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