Skip to main content

Prepare for an emergency

How to prepare for different kinds of emergencies that could happen in Philadelphia.

Attend a workshop

Attend a workshop and learn what to do in case of an emergency. Learn more

Make an emergency plan

How to make an emergency plan to prepare for any emergencies that may come up. Learn more

Plan for everyone

How to make emergency plans for everyone in your household, including your pets. Learn more

Make a shelter-in-place kit

How to create a kit to keep in your home for use in an emergency when you can't leave the house. Learn more

Make a go bag

How to make a personal evacuation kit. It should have basic supplies to help keep you and your family healthy and safe. Learn more

Keep documents safe

How to keep your paper and computer files and records safe in an emergency. Learn more

Know whether to stay or go

What to do in an emergency that requires you to stay home, and in an emergency that requires you to evacuate. Learn more

Stay informed

Stay informed during an emergency using ReadyPhiladelphia, the media, and Philly311. Learn more