In an emergency, thorough preparation is key to an effective response. Missouri’s adult care facilities such as assisted living centers, nursing homes, and adult day care centers need to be prepared for any type of emergency. Ready in 3 outlines steps you can take now to prepare your facilities, staff and the individuals in your care.

The Family Safety Guide provides detailed information on the three steps in preparing in advance of any emergency. The guide is available in print in English, Spanish, Bosnian and Braille and electronically in Romanian and Russian. Order Family Safety Guides for your staff and the individuals in your care today!

A video that acts as a step-by-step guide to preparing for emergencies is available to facilities that care for Missouri’s adult population.

A Disaster Preparedness Planning Template for Adult Care Facilities is a tool to assist facilities in developing a comprehensive disaster preparedness plan.