National Preparedness Month

Developmental Disabilities Administration

September 13, 2021


September- National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness month. The 2021 theme is “Prepare to Protect. Preparing for disasters is protecting everyone you love.”

National Preparedness month is recognized each September to promote family and community disaster-planning now and throughout the year.

Check out the Emergency Preparedness Care Provider bulletin for information about:

  • Who is at increased risk
  • Assessing your emergency preparedness
  • Preparing a plan
  • Individuals with medical and/or communication needs

Click the links below for more information.

National Preparedness Month 

CDC- National Disasters and Severe Weather

Proclamation on National Preparedness month, 2021

United States Census Bureau- National Preparedness month

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