Friday, November 24, 2017
Disaster Supply Kit
  • Water – at least 1 gallon daily per family member for at least a week
  • Food – enough to last a week consisting of non-perishable packaged or canned food/juices, foods for infants ar the elderly, snack foods, non-electric can opener, cooking tools/fuel, paper plates/plastic utensils
  • Blankets and Pillows
  • Clothing – seasonal/rain gear/sturdy shoes
  • First Aid Kit – Medicines/Prescription Drugs
  • Special Items- for babies and the elderly
  • Toiletries/Hygiene items/Moisture Wipes
  • Flashlight/Batteries
  • Radio- Battery operated and NOAA Weather Radio
  • Telephones- fully charged cell phone with extra battery and a traditional (not cordless) telephone set
  • Cash (with some small bills) and Credit Cards- banks and ATM’s may not be available for extended periods of time
  • Keys
  • Toys/Books/Games
  • Important Documents – sealed in a waterproof container or watertight resealable plastic bag. Insurance, medical records, bank account numbers, Social Security Cards and Birth Certificates being among the most important
  • Tools- keep a set with you during the storm
  • Vehicle fuel tanks filled prior to the storm
  • Pet care items – proper identification/immunization records/medications/food/carrier or cage/muzzle and/or leash