Preparedness and Recovery Resources

Preparedness Resources:

Below are several resources you can access to make a disaster kit, create a plan and be informed.

Getting Involved in Disaster Preparedness in Your Community

Recovery Resources

Clean Up:

Emotional and Spiritual Care:

More Helpful Sites

  • Ready.gov (Federal Emergency Management Agency [FEMA]).
    FEMAs site for families, kids, and businesses to “Prepare, Plan, and Stay Informed.”
  • American Red Cross Prepare your Home & Family 
    The American Red Cross’s page focused on preparing the home and family.
  • Download FEMA’s Mobile App and learn what to do before, during, and after emergencies with safety tips & receive weather alerts from the National Weather Service for up to five different locations anywhere in the United States.
  • Download the Iowa Legal Aid Disaster Relief App which offers tools for advanced preparation for disasters and tools for people who are experiencing the effects of disaster.