Taking the following steps will leave you, your family and the community better able to handle any unexpected event.
Assemble A Kit
Keep enough emergency supplies on hand for you and those in your care – water, non-perishable food, first aid, prescriptions, flashlight, battery-powered radio, etc.
Make A Plan
Discuss, agree on and document an emergency plan for those in your care. Work together with neighbors, colleagues and others to build community resilience.
Sign up to receive emergency alerts anywhere in the Portland area.
Access free information from federal, state and local resources.
- American Red Cross Cascades Region
- Emergency Management
Take part in preparedness activities, or get trained as a member of a community emergency response team (CERT) or neighborhood emergency team (NET).