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The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county & community efforts.

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Don't Wait for an Emergency! Get Ready Now!

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Don't wait to shop when the disaster is practically at your door step. Shop in advance, then sit back, knowing that you won't have to worry about the store running out of water and other emergency supplies.

Emergency Preparedness Checklist

  • Canned meat or fish
  • Bottled water
  • Canned vegetables and beans
  • Ready to eat soup
  • Dry cereal or granola
  • Peanut butter or nuts
  • Canned or dried fruit
  • Canned juice
  • Medicines for fever, such as ibuprofen
  • Thermometer
  • First Aid Kit
  • Extra prescription medicine
  • Flashlight and batteries
  • Portable radio
  • Manual can opener
  • Spare batteries
  • Matches
  • Mosquito repellant
  • Garbage bags
  • Tissue and toilet paper
  • Soap
  • Unscented household bleach
  • Personal products

For Pets and Children

  • Formula
  • Baby food
  • Diapers
  • Pet food

Note: This is not a comprehensive list.