Ready DC
Ready DC



ReadyDC includes a number of brochures and handouts to help District residents prepare for emergencies.

ReadyDC Resources

General Emergency Preparedness Guide
Kids Emergency Preparedness Guide
Seniors Emergency Preparedness Guide
Kids Emergency Preparedness Activity Page 


Community Resources

Houses of Worship Emergency Operations Pre-Planning Worksheet
AlertDC Information Flyer
Residents with Access and/or Functional Needs


Resources for Extreme Weather and Emergencies

Build a Kit
Hurricane Preparedness
Shelter in Place
​Winter Preparedness

Active Shooter Preparedness


Additional Resources and Information

Braille and audio versions of the guides are also available; please contact the District of Columbia Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency at [email protected].

Members of HSEMA staff are available to present about ReadyDC to your workplace, school, community center, or house of worship. Please complete the Community Outreach Event Request Form

Email [email protected] for more information.