Be prepared: Hurricane Florence & beyond

Worried about the effects of Hurricane Florence? Find ways you can help. Resources and links on this page were curated by Oak Park’s very own librarians of practice.

Related, September is National Preparedness Month. Ready.gov recommends taking time now to learn lifesaving skills, check insurance coverage, save for an emergency, and to “disaster-prepare” prepare your home—including knowing about basics such as shutting off water and gas.

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On the Internet

National relief

National disaster preparedness

State/local disaster preparedness

Online resources (require Oak Park Public Library card & PIN)

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