Disaster Preparedness

Prepare! A Resource Guide
A 20-page booklet about ALL aspects of preparedness including sections for specific disasters developed by the Cascade Region chapter of the American Red Cross in collaboration with regional Emergency Management professionals.

Family Plan

Visit Ready.gov for information on planning ahead for disasters. En Español

Public Alerts also has a page dedicated to checklists related to disasters

Business Preparedness

Faith Community Preparedness

School Preparedness


Neighborhoods that are prepared for emergencies and disaster situations save lives, reduce the severity of injuries and trauma and reduce property damage.  In addition, working together as a team and contributing as an individual develops stronger communities and improves the quality of life in the community.