Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster
Cooperation * Communication * Coordination * Collaboration
Organizations share knowledge and resources throughout the disaster cycle - preparation, response and recover to help disaster survivors and their communities.
Being prepared means being informed. The more information you have before, during and after an emergency the better the odds of a positive outcome. Visit http://www.ready.gov/ to learn how you can be prepared is the event a disaster strikes.
Understand which disasters could happen in your community;
Know what to do to be safe and mitigate damage;
Practice drills and share information to better prepare your employees, affiliates, and the communities you serve and;