Emergencies can occur at any time and any place. This makes preparedness critical to all citizens, and the deaf are no different. Be ready, have a plan and know what to do in an emergency. It could save your life.
Learn the steps that you should take to prepare for emergencies, and begin your journey toward self-sufficiency in disasters.
Working with the American Red Cross in the National Capital Region, students from Gallaudet University have created a video where they describe how to create an Emergency Preparedness Kit.
One of the most important parts of your preparedness plan is keeping informed of imminent disasters. This resource list will help you located a notification system for you in your area.