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Know the facts about a pandemic. Public Health is everyone’s responsibility.
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Winter Weather

Know what to do before, during and after snowstorms and extreme cold.
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Emergency Alerts

Wireless emergency alerts allow officials to provide the public with life-saving information quickly.
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Attacks in Public Places

Mass attacks are when assailants use weapons or even a car to cause mass casualties. Take steps to prepare and protect yourself and others.
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Join the Youth Preparedness Council

The Youth Preparedness Council (YPC) application period is open from January 18 through March 7.
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Resolve to be Ready Toolkit

This year, resolve to be prepared. Get practical tips and graphics you can share to promote preparedness on your social media channels.
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Make a Plan

Be Prepared. Make an emergency plan today and practice it.
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Build a Kit

Make sure your emergency kit is stocked with the right items.
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FEMA’s Response to Coronavirus

Find resources on Doing Business with FEMA, How to Help, FAQs, Rumor Control Page and more on

Last Updated: 01/13/2021