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Emergency Preparedness Guide

Prepare a 72-hour emergency kit

Basic supplies 
 First aid kit 
 Water (4 litres per person/per day for drinking and hygiene) 
 Non-perishable food items that are canned or dried (ready to eat) 
 Can opener 
 Multi-purpose tool (swiss army knife) 
 Flashlights, lighter & extra batteries 
 Essential electronics – phones & chargers 
 Hand-crank radio 
 Whistle to signal for help 
 Garbage bags & ties
 Moist towelettes

Personal items
 Prescription medication
 Medical equipment and devices (walkers, etc.)
 Eyeglasses & hearing aids
 Vitamins
 Cash (preferably smaller bills)
 Blankets & sleeping bags
 Warm clothing and change of clothes (more socks & undergarments)
 Footwear
 Essential hygiene items (soap, shampoo, etc.)
 If you don't have a cell phone, have a pre-paid phone card ready
 Infant formula, diapers for babies
 Pet registration, info & photos
 Pet food, spare leash, collar & carrier

Critical information and documents
 Passports
 Birth & marriage certificates
 Insurance policies
 Diplomas & educational records
 Household inventory list
 Wills & power of attorney
 Bank account/credit lines/credit card numbers & contacts
 Emergency contact information
 Social insurance number
 Driver's licence & medical card numbers
 Immunization & medical records
 Financial information (income tax returns, etc.)
Prepare your household