Be Ready for Any Emergency

What does your household need to do to be ready for an emergency? Now is the time to get started. Prepare for any emergency or disaster by following these steps:

suppliesSupplies to Keep on Hand

  • One gallon of water per person/pet per day
  • Nonperishable food or canned goods
  • Manual can opener
  • Battery operated radio
  • Flashlights
  • Extra batteries
  • First-Aid kit
  • Pet food and medicine
  • Copies of important documents placed in a waterproof bag 

Heads Up Program

The Heads Up Program enables James City County residents to provide information about their pre-existing conditions to the Emergency Communications Center. This information prepares responders for special conditions prior to their arrival in an emergency.

Learn more about the Heads Up Program