Readiness Links

Disasters can strike at any time!

Earthquake. Fire. Pandemic.

Are you, your family, and your business prepared? 

Remember, preparedness starts with YOU!

 

 

The JUST IN TIME site has dozens of very well prepared videos covering many Emergency Preparedness topics

 

Official County of Ventura Readiness site

 

 

 

Very easy to use preparedness site from the City of San Francisco

 

 

Are You Ready? An In-depth Guide to Citizen Preparedness FEMA’s most comprehensive source on individual, family, and community preparedness.

 

 

http://www.fema.gov/business/guide/section2f.shtm

Business recovery and restoration, or business resumption, goes right to a facility’s bottom line: keeping people employed and the business running

 

 

 http://www.fema.gov/plan/prevent/howto/index.shtm

List of actions and directions to take for business preparation

 

 

 http://www.calema.ca.gov/Pages/default.aspx

California OES (Office of Emergency Services) with a wide range of preparedness information

 

 

Good starting place for information and supplies

 

 

Business, Family Preparedness Information

 

 

 

http://www.ready.gov/parents-teachers

Website on emergency & preparedness for  kids and schools

 

 

 

Preparedness info, videos, games and more

 

 

 

 

Water-Related Emergencies

 http://www.cdc.gov/healthywater/emergency/safe_water/personal.html

 http://www.cdc.gov/healthywater/pdf/emergency/09_202278-B_Make_Water_Safe_Flyer_508.pdf

http://www.cdc.gov/healthywater/pdf/emergency/09_202278-A_Drink_Safe_Water_Flyer_508.pdf

 

 

 

Sesame Street Let Get Ready!

Sesame Workshop, along with its project partners has created Let’s Get Ready! Planning Together for Emergencies with tips, activities, and other easy tools to help the whole family prepare for emergencies – together!

 

 

 

There is a Citizen Corps in Santa Paula. Citizen Corps is an organization of members from the private and public sector that asks citizens to embrace being personally responsible to be prepared; to get training in first aid and emergency skills; and to volunteer to support local emergency responders, disaster relief, and community safety.

The components of Citizen Corps are: CERT, Neighborhood Watch, Volunteers in Police Services and The Medical Reserve Corp.

 

 

 

Santa Paula’s CERT (Community Emergency Response Team) Facebook site

 

 

Neighborhood Watch incorporates terrorism awareness education into its existing crime prevention mission, while also serving as a way to bring residents together to focus on emergency preparedness and emergency response training.

 

 

Volunteers in Police Services works to enhance the capacity of state and local law enforcement to utilize volunteers.

 

 

 

The Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) Program coordinates the skills of practicing and retired physicians, nurses and other health professionals.

 

 

           

Local and County wide emergency incidents in real time.

 

 

 

http://humanresources.about.com/od/healthsafetyandwellness/a/tragedy_work_2.htm

When Tragedy Strikes: Eleven Tips for Your Workplace Response.

 

 

http://www.flu.gov/pandemic/about/index.html

Reference regarding Pandemic Flu. With checklists for families, governments, businesses and schools.