September 12th, 2014
In an effort to better inform the community, the Northeast Texas Public Health District has
compiled 18 Emergency Preparedness Topics and formatted the information to be
friendly to deaf, blind, and limited sight populations.
September 10th, 2014
Source: United States Department of Agriculture
Information on the different programs available for producers and farmers during an Emergency or Disaster.
View PDF Brochure
September 9th, 2014
Most universities and colleges encourage students and faculty to develop an emergency plan. As college students begin to return for another school year, encourage the use of these tips on developing your own plan.
September 9th, 2014
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Learn more about the Ebola outbreak in West Africa and the current response.
View CDC Ebola Resources
View Texas EDEN Human Disease and Epidemic Resources »
September 8th, 2014
Most or all individuals have both specific personal needs as well as resources to assist others. This week’s National Preparedness Month topic is considering special needs. Find more tips about it here!
September 4th, 2014
This booklet explains how to make a family disaster plan, how to compile a disaster supplies kit, where to find help, how to get involved in community efforts for disaster preparedness, and more!
Also available in Spanish: http://www.agrilifebookstore.org/product-p/e-296s.htm
September 2nd, 2014
Family members may be displaced when disaster strikes. It’s important to make a plan now so that you will know what to do, how to find each other, and how to communicate in an emergency.
August 22nd, 2014
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has launched a free Spanish-language app with information on what individuals can do before, during and after a disaster to keep their families and communities safe.
View Full Article
Article in Spanish
Download the App on Apple App Store
Download the App on Google Play
Spanish Video Introduction to App
Spanish Frequently Asked Questions
August 21st, 2014
The Texas Department of Public Safety offers multiple hurricane preparedness and recovery resources regarding evacuating pets, supplies to keep on hand and more.
August 19th, 2014
Learn more about Hurricanes and homeowner’s property insurance.