Emergency Preparedness



  • Department of Homeland Security: Tips for Effectively Communicating with the Whole Community in Disasters - click here.

  • Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA): Playlist of ASL videos - click here.

  • Center for Disease Control (CDC): Natural Disasters and Severe Weather - click here.


  • Illinois has has many tips and checklists to help you as you prepare for disasters that could happen - click here.

  • This video shows various steps on how deaf and hard of hearing people can prepare for emergencies and disasters