Communications Tools for Emergency Preparedness


National Preparedness Month
National Preparedness Month is sponsored by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and occurs every September.


Communication and Media Tools
Presented by the CDC, this online resource provides various tools, trainings, and resources for public health officials, emergency responders, and organizations on how to effectively communicate during an emergency. [url; CDC, 2019]

Social Media Preparedness Toolkits
This resource gives public health officials and the general public templates and customizable messages to share on social media platforms during a variety of natural disasters and emergencies. [url; Ready, 2019]

Do you know of a great resource that no emergency preparedness communications toolkit should be without? Tell us about it! Send your suggestions to Amanda Reddy.