Personal Preparedness Info

Be Prepared

No matter what the form of the disaster, no matter where we live, preparation is very important. And, the responsibility for preparedness rests on you.

Planning in advance for an emergency will help you to take care of yourself and your loved ones. The following are suggestions andgroceries in bx links to sites that are designed to assist you with your personal preparedness.

For a Checklist of Things to Have, to Know, and To Do, click here.

For Detailed Suggestions on Emergency Supply Kits, Family Communication Plan, Organizing Important Paperwork, Support Network, and Service Animals and Pets, click here.

For websites with information on/recommendations for emergency planning, click here.


A program of the Westchester Independent Living Center, Inc.

Main Office
200 Hamilton Avenue, 2nd Floor
White Plains, New York 10601
(914) 682-3926 (Voice)
866-933-5390 (VP/TTY)
(914) 682-8518 (FAX)
Directions to WILC

Satellite Office
Putnam Independent Living Services

1961 Route 6,
2nd Floor Carmel, New York 10512
845-228-7457 (Voice)
866-933-5390 (VP/TTY)
845-228-7460 (Fax)
Directions to PILS

Yonkers Outreach Office
Pathways to Success
75 Riverdale Avenue
Yonkers, New York 10701
914-376-8600 (Voice)