Prepare at Home

Of course, we want kids to be safe at school. They should be safe at home too. Model good preparedness behaviors, and create a culture of preparedness.

Public Alerts

If you live in the Portland Metro Region (Clackamas, Clark, Columbia, Multnomah, and Washington Counties), visit It's our region's emergency info hub. Sign up for emergency alerts, so you know when something big is happening. View a real-time map with info about current emergencies. Learn about the region's most likely natural hazards. Get info about how to prepare your family and your community. Learn how to make a family plan, build emergency kits, stay informed, etc.

Other Resources

Family Preparedness Tool Kits