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Be prepared before disaster strikes because it could save lives!

Before A Disaster Info

Disaster Contacts

Important Things To Know Before A Disaster -Video 

It is important during a disaster to be prepared. What you need in your emergency kit may be different than your neighbors. See a basic emergency checklist here

If you have a pet check out pet page. Fido needs to be prepared too. floody

Help your kids learn about different natural hazards too with Pedro the Penguin and Floody the Frog!

If you have disabilities check out the State of Florida disability page and disability page for more information

Also check out page for older Americans 

Be put on alert with watches and warnings by signing up here: Alert Sarasota County

View an interactive map from ADT that allows you to explore common types of natural disasters in any given area

Post Disaster Info

See the post disaster brochure or the printable version 

Who's knocking infographic explains who may approach you after a disaster and how to identify them. 

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