Personal Preparedness

Make a New Year's resolution to be prepared!
Preparedness is the foundation for building resilient communities. While Pierce County Emergency Management focuses on preparing our whole community for disasters, you also have a role to play in emergency preparedness. By planning ahead, you can increase your ability to survive and thrive in the face of disaster, everything from an earthquake to a major winter storm.
Alert IconSign up for Pierce County Alert

Prepare because you care!

Image of valentine candy and the homeland security logo. Text Prepare because you care.

Build a Kit

Build a Kit

Walk through your day, what do you need to Make it through?


 Preparedness      Tips 

Look for available classes


Pierce County Employee Emergency Preparedness

Pierce County Executive Bruce Dammeier encourages all County employees to be prepared at work and at home.  This includes having 14 days of supplies on hand and a communications plan with their family, to help get Pierce County back to normal after an emergency.


Celia Taylor, Preparedness Division Manager