Help children be prepared

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Get Prepared

Are You Ready?

A natural disaster can strike at any time, without warning. Learn how to make an emergency kit and plan, and protect yourself, your family, and your property.

Get Alertable

NSEM is using Alertable to send out alerts for emergencies such as severe weather and natural disasters.

Prepare your child for an emergency

Children can feel vulnerable, anxious and stressed during an emergency. Preparing children in advance will help keep them safe in an emergency, whether or not your family is together. The best way to prepare children for an emergency is to include them when you:

Take a closer look

Ready to work with your children to prepare them for emergencies? Visit these online resources to get started.