How can residents be prepared for a disaster before, during and after the disaster?
Before a Disaster:
1. Learn your area
2. Know the hazards and the frequency
3. Purchase the necessary insurance, which is not part of the "normal" homeowner's insurance policy
4. Assemble a "Go Kit" and Family Emergency Plan
5. Volunteer to help others
During a Disaster:
1. Put your plan into action
2. Help others
3. Follow the directions of the professional and local chief elected officials
After a Disaster:
1. Repair damaged property
2. Help others
3. Take steps to prevent or reduce future loss

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1. Where is my FEMA region?
2. During a disaster how many hours should a person be prepared to be on their own?
3. How much water does a person need to consume a day?
4. Where should I keep my Emergency Supply Kit?
5. Who should be prepared for emergencies and or disasters?
6. How can residents be prepared for a disaster before, during and after the disaster?
7. How can I get involved in the emergency preparedness program of New Braunfels?