September is National Preparedness Month. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) leads this annual effort through its Ready Campaign, in partnership with Citizen Corps and The Ad Council. FEMA asks all Americans to make the pledge to prepare this month. Learn more about creating a family emergency plan, emergency kits and supplies and planning for people with disabilities and others with access and functional needs. Visit for information in Spanish.

Visit for more information about preparing for emergencies and the importance of including people with disabilities in emergency management planning.