Youth Resources

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Everyone Can Be Prepared

Disasters don't wait! They can happen anywhere and anytime. It's important for every member of your family to be prepared, especially your kids. Below, are resources your children can explore to become disaster masters.

Online Games and Activities

Ready.Gov/Kids offers a number of online activities and games that teach youth and teens how to build an emergency kit, how to stay safe during a disaster and how to create an emergency plan with the whole family. They even offer a teen CERT program that teaches young adults how to take care of one another and their neighbors during a large-scale emergency. 

Disaster Dodgers Series 

The FEMA Disaster Dodgers YouTube series teaches youth all about emergency preparedness and planning ahead. See the full series here.

Coloring Books

Coloring is always a great way to get your children engaged and thinking about emergency preparedness. Here are some "Sam the Disaster Horse" printable coloring books your family can take advantage of today:

Earthquake Safety
Flood Safety
Lightning Safety 
Tornado Safety
Terrorism Safety