About

Launched in 2006, APHA's Get Ready campaign helps Americans prepare themselves,download the brochure their families and their communities for all disasters and hazards, including pandemic flu, infectious disease, natural disasters and other emergencies.

Major highlights of the campaign include a national Get Ready Day, held the third Tuesday of each September, and Get Ready: Set Your Clocks, Check Your Stocks, which encourages people to check their emergency stockpiles when they change their clocks for daylight saving time.

The campaign includes free resources for the public and health workers, including fact sheets, a blog, a Twitter, podcasts, Q&As and a calendar of events. Download our campaign brochure for an overview.

Have questions about the Get Ready campaign? Comments or ideas you'd like to share? We'd love to hear your thoughts or how you've used our materials, so drop us a line.

American Public Health Association
800 I Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001-3710
202-777-2742
Fax: 202-777-2534

Email us: getready@apha.org

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