Preparedness Buddy is a step-by-step template that uses a person’s support network or buddy system to create an emergency plan. The Preparedness Buddy brochure has space to fill out personal information and is designed for everyone to use.
Find a preparedness buddy.
Complete the Preparedness Buddy personal emergency plan brochure. Keep the original plan in the disaster kit and ask the buddy to keep a photocopy.
The preparedness buddy should regularly check in on his/her designated buddy during the emergency event.
Review and update emergency plans each year or during peak disaster seasons.