Clothing, Bedding & Sanitation

Preparing for a Disaster

If you live in a cold climate, you must think about warmth. It is possible that you will not have heat. Include at least 1 complete change of clothing and footwear per person.

Clothing & Bedding

  • Blankets or sleeping bags
  • Hat, gloves and scarf
  • Jacket or coat
  • Long pants
  • Long sleeve shirt
  • Rain gear
  • Sturdy shoes or work boots
  • Sunglasses
  • Thermal underwear


  • Disinfectant
  • Feminine supplies
  • Household chlorine bleach
  • Personal hygiene items
  • Plastic bucket with tight lid
  • Plastic garbage bags, ties (for personal sanitation uses)
  • Soap, liquid detergent
  • Toilet paper