It is important to be prepared not only at home, but also at your work, at school and in your car. Try to create a mobile kit or plan for when you leave home. Taking preparedness with you ensures that you are prepared for disasters, but also for everyday incidents that you may get caught up in.
Car Preparedness: https://www.ready.gov/car
Work Preparedness: https://www.ready.gov/business
School Preparedness: https://www.ready.gov/kids