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Mom reads to sonShare our new hand-washing infographics

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!

LizardThe 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!


Mom reads to sonWhat's in your emergency stockpile?

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 fact sheet

Ebola: What you need to know if you live in the U.S.

Ebola is a serious disease. It can often be deadly to humans. Because of this, many people are concerned about Ebola. Get the facts in English or Spanish


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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.


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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!


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