Some disasters strike without any warning, and family members may not all be in the same place.
How will you get in touch with each other? Where will you meet? How will you get out of your house in case of a fire? What if your neighborhood is being evacuated?
It's important to make a plan now so that you will know what to do, how to find each other, and how to communicate in an emergency.
Here are some ways to prepare from the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Youth Preparedness Program.