Get Prepared

  • Prepare your home & family

Follow these Four Steps to Get Preparedness Information:


Download and print the Prepare Florida checklist and click here to access all Red Cross checklists on many disaster topics, from flood and fire to hurricane and tornado.

  • Preparedness information for People with Disabilities click here
  • Preparedness information for Seniors click here
  • Preparedness information for Children click here

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    Download our FREE Red Cross Apps that provide information on what to do before, during and after a disaster – all in the palm of your hand!

    Get your employees Red Cross Ready by participating in our Ready When the Time Comes training. To learn more, click here


    Request a Red Cross speaker to come to your business, organization, school or other group to receive Community Disaster Education or for Red Cross to participate in a community event. Find your Florida Region below to submit a request.

    North Florida Region (Alachua, Baker, Bay, Bradford, Calhoun, Clay, Columbia, Dixie, Duval, Escambia, Franklin, Gadsden, Gilchrist, Gulf, Hamilton, Holmes, Jackson, Jefferson, Lafayette, Leon, Levy, Liberty, Madison, Nassau, Okaloosa, Putnam, Santa Rosa , St. Johns, Suwanee, Taylor, Union, Wakulla, Walton and Washington Counties) - Contact: Amber Bierfreund, (904) 358-8091 ext. 1840,

    Central Florida Region (Brevard, Charlotte, Citrus, DeSoto, Flagler, Hardee, Hernando, Hillsborough, Lake, Manatee, Orange, Osceola, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Sarasota, Seminole, Sumter, and Volusia) – Contact: Janet McGuire, (813) 868-7642,

    South Florida Region (Broward, Collier, Glades, Hendry, Indian River, Lee Counties, Martin, Miami-Dade, Monroe, Okeechobee, Palm Beach and St. Lucie Counties) - Contact: Ines Hernandez-Siqueira, (305) 728- 2531 ,