• Be Prepared for Unexpected Disasters
  • Personal Emergency Backpack
  • Make sure that your batteries, food, water, medications, and everything else are checked at least every six (6) months to make sure that everything is up to date.
  • The following is a list of items to consider adding to your emergency supply kit. There may be other things that you would like to include, as well. Think about including other important information such as insurance and contact numbers.
  • Hand Sanitizer

  • Flashlight or LED Headlamp

  • NOAA/AM/FM Radio (One per household)

  • Extra Batteries

  • Food for 4 days

  • Water for 4 days

  • Extra Set of Shoes

  • Extra Set of Clothing

  • Handkerchief

  • Face Mask

  • Emergency Blanket

  • Safety Pins

  • Sun Screen

  • Lip Ointment

  • ​Extra Set of Glasses (as needed)

  • Extra Contact Lens Case (as needed)

  • Sturdy Gloves

  • Assorted Bandages

  • Soap Towelettes

  • Box of Waterproof Matches

  • Elastic Wrap Bandage

  • Gauze Bandages

  • Small Gauze Dressing Pads

  • Large Gauze Dressing Pads

  • Medical Tape

  • Insect Sting Relief Pads

  • Ibuprophen Tablets

  • Antibiotic Ointment

  • Antihistamine Tablets

  • Multi-tool (at least one per household)

  • Extra Prescription Medications (as needed)

  • Personal Identification

  • Toilette Paper

  • Toiletries

  • Diapers/Diaper Wipes (as needed)

  • Socks/undergarments

Harry S Truman Coordinating Council

407 S Pennsylvania Ave

Suite 204

Joplin, MO 64801

(417) 385-7195

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