Types of Emergencies

The following are types of major events that may affect your daily routine.
  • Fire
  • Infectious Disease Outbreak
  • Monsoon Flooding
  • Power Outages
  • Widespread Flu

Essential Items

Different events require us to prepare differently, however, in all circumstances having some of the following items, is simply a good idea to have at your home.
  • Basic Tools Such As:
    • Can Openers
    • Flashlights
    • Lanterns
    • Propane for a Grill
    • Solar Cooker
  • Bottled Water
  • Comfort Items Such As:
    • Bath Products
    • Extra Clothes
    • Pillows
  • Medicine and Prescriptions
  • Non-Perishable Food
  • Pet Food, Plastic Bags for Waste Removal and Water Containers
  • Pet Medicines or Other Necessary Animal Health Items

Be Proactive

Taking a few moments now, putting aside a few extra items at home, and having important discussions with your family, neighbors, co-workers, and local community now may make a big difference if the unexpected occurs here in our Valley. 

Online Tools

We have researched checklists, online tools, and have found useful reading that may help you become more knowledgeable about preparedness.