Getting to know your neighbours and your local community is an important part of preparing your household for a disaster.
Your neighbours can help you prepare for, respond to and recover from a disaster. They can also help you and your family feel safer.
Neighbours can help each other in many different ways before, during and after a disaster by:
We’ll all cope better with disasters if we work together as a community and look out for people who might need extra help, or people who may be able to help you. Look out for:
For more information, please visit Get Ready Queensland or the Australian Red Cross websites.
Tips to prepare your home and family for natural disasters video transcript