Get Ready videos: Watch these videos for preparedness tips

Step up and be prepared

Disasters can happen on ordinary days to ordinary people. Find out how you can help keep yourself, your family and your community safe with this animated video.

"Let's Get Ready!"

In this take on "Call Me Maybe," Get Ready team members underscore the importance of preparedness via song and dance. Watch the video now!


Get Ready Video

This fun, animated video teaches the importance of emergency preparedness through a story about an ant and grasshopper.

Watch the video, download it to share or embed it on your site.


Get Ready Set Your Clocks, Check Your Stocks Video

A fun lesson on using the clock change a a reminder to update your emergency stockpile.

Learn more about the Get Ready: Set Your Clocks, Check Your Stocks campaign.


2011 Get Ready Video Contest winners
The 2011 Get Ready Video Contest challenged students to raise awareness of emergency preparedness. Watch the videos from the three winners!

First place: Lena Rutherford, Golden, Colo.
Second place: Bethany Wallach, Fort Mill, S.C.
Third place: McKay Olson, Burlington, Wy.


APHA's Flu Near You Challenge

Help track the flu by taking part in APHA’s Flu Near You Challenge. Find out more in this video. Then visit the challenge website to sign up!


Hand-washing tips for kids

Video hand-washing

Tips for keeping kids safe from infectious disease from Bobette Thompson of the National Association of Child Care Professionals.

For more tips and free fact sheets, visit the Get Ready hand-washing page.