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Emergency Disaster Kit | Florida

Emergency Disaster Kit

Everyone should have an emergency preparedness plan and, in addition, for people living with lupus make sure you have a “lupus kit" ready to go.

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Emergency Lupus Kit

Building a “lupus kit” now can save a lot of worry and time when a disaster strikes.

Get your lupus kit here.

Hurricane Supply List Creator

Fill out this calculator that will help you calculate exactly what you need to be self-sufficient for five days after a storm.



RX Open

Rx Open  helps patients find nearby open pharmacies in areas impacted by a disaster. Combining multiple data feeds from the pharmaceutical industry, Rx Open displays the precise location on Google Maps of open pharmacies, closed pharmacies, and those whose status is unknown. 

Florida Shelters


Find your local shelter here.

Preparedness Plan for Individuals with Disabilities:

Ready is a National public service campaign designed to educate and empower the American people to prepare for, respond to and mitigate emergencies, including natural and man-made disasters.



Florida Emergency Phone Numbers - When disaster strikes, it is important to have the following emergency phone numbers handy:

Florida Public Insurance Adjusters


Toll-free from anywhere in the US, our licensed Florida public adjusters are a phone call away. When you have a property damage claim & you want to recover every penny you are entitled to, call for a stress-free claim experience.

American Red Cross Disaster Assistance


The American Red Cross Disaster Assistance program handles helping disaster victims on a case by case basis.



FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) is the agency of the US government that is in charge of with Disaster Mitigation, Preparedness, Response and Recovery planning. FEMA.


Florida State Emergency Operations Center


The Florida state emergency operations center gives up to date reports on emergency conditions across Florida.

Florida Dept. Financial Services Consumer Help Line

1-800-342-2762-TDD* 1-800-640-0886

The Florida Department of Financial Services consumer hotline is in place to help Floridians with insurance-related issues.

Florida Div. Emergency Management


The Florida division of emergency management works to ensure that Florida's emergency resources are prepared to respond to emergencies. In addition, the Florida division of emergency management maintains resources that assist in catastrophe recovery and impact mitigation.

Florida Hurricane Helpline


Managed by the Florida Department of financial services, the Florida hurricane helpline is in place to help Floridians when hurricanes strike.

National Flood Insurance Program


TDD* 1-800-427-5593. The national flood insurance program is managed by Fema. Call for all info related to the national flood insurance program.

Poison Control Hot Line


Poison Control is available to help when an individual consumes toxic substances. Poison Control will give you information on how to treat or stabilize poisoning victims.

Florida Power and Light (outages): 1-800-4-OUTAGE


Please report all power outages to Florida Power and Light immediately. Florida Power and Light has crews working around the clock to restore your power.

Price Gouging Hotline


Do you see a business taking advantage of the public immediately before or after a hurricane hits? Report them to the state immediately by calling the price gouging hotline. Price gouging is not only immoral- price gouging is illegal.