Helpful Web Sites

Do you have a plan? Do you know if you're in an evacuation area? 
Do you have pets? Do you need flood insurance?

Check out these helpful Web sites to learn more.

http://www.ready.gov

http://www.floridadisaster.org/ - Florida Division of Emergency Management

http://www.floridaevacuates.com - Mobile application tool that shows where emergency shelters are open in Florida and around the nation

http://www.Redcross.org/safeandwell - Visit this web site if you or someone you know is looking for a friend or relative who may have been affected by disaster

 http://www.nvoad.org/ - National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster

http://www.flvoad.org/ - Florida Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster

http://www.findflorida.org/ - Florida Interfaith Networking in Disaster

http://www.fema.gov/ - Federal Emergency Management Agency

Disaster hit and you've registered with FEMA. What happens next? Click here to learn more.

http://www.fema.gov/hazard/flood/index.shtm -  Information on flood insurance and flood assistance

http://www.weather.com/  - The Weather Channel

http://www.nws.noaa.gov/ - National Weather Service

http://www.fhwa.dot.gov/trafficinfo/index.htm - National Traffic and Road Closure Information

http://www.flash.org - Federal Alliance for Safe Homes

http://www.kidsgetaplan.com/ - Kids Get a Plan

http://disasterrecoveryworkinggroup.gov/ - Disaster Recovery Working Group

http://www.disasterassistance.gov - Disaster Assistance

http://www.disasternews.net/ - Disaster News Network

http://www.aspcapro.org/disaster-preparedness.php - Disaster preparedness for your pets

http://www.merrittislandcert.org - Information on the Merritt Island Community Emergency Response Team and other helpful resources

http://science.howstuffworks.com/15-tornado-safety-tips.htm - 15 Tornado Safety Tips  

http://www.kidsgetaplan.com - A book series and website developed for children in first to fifth grades

http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/tornadoes/prepared.asp  Tornadoes: Being Prepared

https://safeandwell.communityos.org/cms/index.php  This web site, sponsored by the American Red Cross, is a way to communicate with loved ones after a disaster to let them know you are "safe and well."

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