Infants & Young Children

A young couple with an infant.Remember the unique needs of your family members when making your emergency supply kit and family emergency plan.

For Baby:

  • Formula
  • Diapers
  • Bottles
  • Powdered milk
  • Medications
  • Moist towelettes
  • Diaper rash ointment

Try to make emergency planning fun for young children. Gather your family members together for a quick family meeting, maybe over a pizza or before watching your favorite movie.

Talk about the questions on the Family Communication Plan for Parents and Kids (PDF - 1.2 Mb) and make a list of your family's solutions. Find more planning information at

For more information on how to plan for infants and young children during an emergency, visit these sites:

Resources from the California Department of Public Health:

Resources from Save the Children:

Last updated: 09/19/2013 - 11:59 AM