WEROC has provided the following links for families and their children to prepare for and recover from emergencies and disasters.
Personal and Family Preparedness
- Orange County Chapter of the American Red Cross - Get Prepared
- Federal Emergency Managment Agency (FEMA) - Plan Ahead
- State of California - Office of Emergency Services (OES)
- Orange County Sheriff's Department - OC Emergency Management
- Ready.gov - Prepare. Plan. Stay Informed.
- 72hours.org - Are You Prepared?
- California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES) - Be Smart. Be Responsible. Be Prepared. Get Ready!
- American Red Cross - Build A Disaster Supplies Kit
- Coping With Disaster (PDF)
- Family Disaster Plan (PDF)
- Personal Workspace Disaster Kit (PDF)
- Disasters Calendar 2008 (PDF)
- Disasters Summary Calendar 2008 (PDF)
- NOAA Weather Radio Keys To Preparedness (PDF)
- Emergency Supplies Checklist (PDF)
- Preparing Makes Sense. Get Ready Now. (PDF)
- Simple Steps to Protect Your Family (PDF)
- Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) - FEMA for Kids
- American Red Cross - Disaster Services Publications: Materials for Children
- Helping Children Cope With Disaster (PDF)
- A Childs Reaction To Disaster (PDF)
People with Disabilities
- Ready.gov - For the safetly and security of Americans with disabilities
- DisabilityInfo.gov - Emergency Preparedness
- Disaster Preparedness for People with Disabilites (PDF)
- Noah's Wish - Saving Animals in Disasters: Education, Rescue, Recovery
- American Veterinary Medical Association - Disaster Preparedness
- Saving the Whole Family (PDF)
- U.S. Geological Survey - Natural Hazards Gateway
- Earthquake Alliance - Prepare Yourself During an Earthquake...Drop, Cover, and Hold On!
- Are You Ready To Ride It Out If An Earthquake Hit Today? (PDF)
- Earthquake Preparedness (PDF)
- Earthquake: Duck, Cover, and Hold On (PDF)