Disaster Supply Kit Sample Check List

This is a sample check list to use in creating your own custom supply kit tailored to meet your own needs

  • Water – Five-day supply (one gallon per person per day)
  • Food – Five-day supply of non-perishable, canned or freeze dried (make sure you have a non-electric can opener)
  • Special dietary needs
  • First aid kit
  • Prescription medications
  • Sanitation and personal hygiene items
  • Change of clothing and sturdy, closed toe shoes
  • Sleeping supplies – Blankets, bedding or sleeping bags, pillows
  • Battery powered radio, weather radio, car or battery chargers for mobile devices, flashlights and plenty of extra batteries
  • Tools and supplies
  • Extra set of car keys
  • Cash and credit cards
  • Important family documents – Birth certificates, social security cards, insurance policy, etc.
  • Pet supplies – food, water, medicine, leash and kennel or crate

Disaster Supply Kit Sample Check List (PDF)