Getting Prepared



  • Sign up for Alert SCC
  • Types of Emergencies
  • Prepare for Emergencies (Red Cross)
  • Seven Steps to Earthquake Safety
  • Are You Prepared for 72 Hours?
  • 52 Weeks to Being Emergency Prepared
  • Your Family Disaster Plan
  • Your Family Disaster Supplies Kit
  • Food and Water in an Emergency
  • Create a Personal Preparedness Guide
  • Disaster Services: Your Evacuation Plan
  • Preparing Your Computer for a Disaster
  • Create Your Own Emergency Financial First Aid Kit
  • Recovering from Disaster

Seniors / Special Needs / Pets

  • Preparedness for Seniors
  • Preparedness for People with Disabilities
  • Preparedness for Pets
  • Don’t Forget Your Pets!

Preparing for Earthquakes/Floods/Flu


  • Are You Ready for an Earthquake?
  • Putting Down Roots in Earthquake Country
  • ABAG Earthquake Maps
  • Personal Preparedness
  • PA Utilities Safety Information
  • Current Earthquake Info


  • Are You Ready for a Flood?
  • Flood Information/Winter Storms
  • Palo Alto Creek Level Monitor
  • Flood Zone Info
  • Flood Zone Lookup
  • Santa Clara Valley Water District Flood Tips


  • About Influenza
  • Pandemic Flu Planning &┬áPreparedness
  • Avian Flu CDC Fact Sheet