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> Tompkins Ready - Emergency Prepeardness


You and your family may not be together when an emergency occurs ... planning will help you know where family members are and if they are safe.
  • Know about emergency alerting systems in your area
  • Identify an emergency meeting place
  • Make a communications plan with contact information
  • Practice your plan                                        | Make A Plan


This means food, water and others supplies for 72 hours of self-sufficiency for all members of your family and your pets ... these are basic items that you might need until first responders arrive | Basic Disaster Supplies Kit

Non perishable food (and a can opener)
 Water (1 gallon/day for each person and pet)
 Flashlight with extra batteries
 First aid kit
 Prescription medication, glasses, hearing aides, mobility aids ... have available
 Wrenches or pliers to turn off utilities (