In these ever-changing times, it is important to be prepared. Both natural disasters and disasters resulting from terrorism are real possibilities. These web sites provide information about things that can be done before disaster strikes to lessen adverse consequences. They also serve as a resource for information in times of disaster.
Iowa Department of Public Health
"Promoting and protecting the health of Iowans"
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
"Your online source for credible health information"
Ringgold County Public Health
Public Health - News Bulletins for local information
American Red Cross
Disaster, health, and safety information
|Iowa Homeland Security and Emergency Management
||"The Iowa Homeland Security Web site is designed to be the central source for information on the state's homeland security and emergency management efforts and initiatives."
||"Where citizens, emergency responders, and government officials can find the latest disaster-related news, information, and resources"
"Prepare. Plan. Stay informed."
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
National Threat Advisory and associated information
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
"Improving the health and well-being of America"