Help keep yourself, your family and you friends safe from disease with our awesome new Get Ready hand-washing infographics. Easy to print, post and share! And check out our other infographics on home preparedness or updating your emergency stockpile.
Thanks for entering APHA's 2015 Get Ready Photo Contest!
The winners have been announced for Ready, Pet, Go! APHA’s Get Ready Photo Contest
Our thanks to everyone who entered. We're working hard on the 2016 calendar featuring the winning photos!
There are many items you should have in your emergency preparedness stockpile. In fact, we have a long list of supplies that you should have on our Get Ready stockpiling checklist.
But if you don't have time, room or money to get them all, which items are most essential? Check out our top 10 picks.
Send one of our free e-cards
Show someone you care about their preparedness. Send one of our free Get Ready e-cards.
Download the Get Ready 2015 Tips from Tots Calendar
The Get Ready 2015 Tips from Tots Calendar is now available online for free! Browse the adorable tots whose pictures were chosen as winners in our photo contest and print your copy of the calendar.
Ebola: What you need to know if you live in the U.S.
Get Ready Parents Page: Information to share
Getting prepared for an emergency isn’t an adults-only activity. Involving kids in your family’s preparedness activities can be key to helping them stay safe and overcome their fears.
Preparedness info for pregnant women & families with infants
Everyone needs to be prepared for disasters, but pregnant women and families have special needs. Our new six-part fact sheet series created with the March of Dimes has info to help you get prepared. Read and share the new fact sheets, podcast, Q&A and more!
What's new from Get ReadyWondering what else is new?
- Check out who won our most recent Get Ready Scholarship
- Send one of our free preparedness e-cards.
- Download our fact sheets for people with disabilities.
- See who won our dog or cat photo contests.
- Read our latest newsletter.
- Download our Get Ready Cookbook
- Watch our "Let's Get Ready" video.
- Check out the winners of our recipe contest.
Check out our free fact sheets!
Listen to our latest podcasts
Our newest podcasts focus on emergency supplies, family communications, immunizations and travel safety. Listen to one of our 30+ podcasts today!
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