What were you doing one year ago today during Hurricane Sandy? Get Ready, Get Safe with these helpful ideas.

It's been one year. One year since the wind and rain came upon us and washed away homes, belongings, and so much more. Were you ready for Sandy? What did you do to get ready?

Have you done anything to be more ready for the next disaster since Hurricane Sandy?

Start here at Get Ready, Get Safe.  Prepare now for the next disaster and be ready. What would you do if there was no phone service, cell or land line? Make a plan to tell your family to watch the news or listen to the radio.


Make a list and check it twice, get free downloadable list from Save The Children Be ready and plan ahead.

Make sure your family has a plan. Communicate with them on where to meet, what to do, and how to stay together during a disaster. Keep your contact numbers and information current. Visit the National Emergency Locator System here and National Emergency Child Locate System here,  and become familiar with the procedure in case you ever need to use the system to locate someone.
 


visit www.savethechildren.org/sandy to learn more about being ready for a disaster.

See how children are still affected from the storm: