You must play a very important part in getting yourself, your family, and
your community ready for a public health emergency.   

Click here for information about the Ready in 3 plan of action.


Below is a list of items you may need in case of a natural disaster or emergency.

Nonperishable foods - Choose items that are easy to prepare and do not need to be refrigerated such as:
canned soup, fruit & vegetables; cereal and protein bars,peanut butter crackers, baby food and formula if
needed. Do not forget your pets.  Have extra food and supplies on hand for them also.

Medical essentials: Over-the-counter medicines for fever or pain (such as acetaminophen or ibuprofen);
extra prescription medications (talk to your health care provider) protective masks and gloves; single use
disposable thermometer; first-aide kit.

Personal supplies: Toilet paper, facial tissue, paper towels, feminine hygiene products, dental supplies,
pencil, notebook, board games, magazines, disposable diapers and other baby supplies, if needed

Household goods: Flashlight, manual can opener, soap, alcohol hand sanitizer, whistle, blankets, garbage
bags with ties, spare batteries/hearing aide battery if needed, disinfectant bleach/water, candles and matches,
portable radio.
Audrain County Health Department
Public Health: Better Health, Better Missouri.