Sign saying Be Prepared with an exclamation markThere are certain things you can do to be more prepared for a potential disaster. Use these resources to learn concrete ways to minimize the impact of a disaster if you were to be affected by one.

Mobile Apps & Tools

Mobile apps and tools can give you easy-to-use information and resources. These can help you stay healthy and safe during a disaster.

The tools on this page give mobile device users access to Web-based content, including iOS (iPhone and iPad), Android, Blackberry, and mobile-friendly websites. Free.

The ReadyNC app is an all-in-one tool for emergency preparedness. iOS, Android. Free.

The Red Cross has mobile apps for specific types of disasters, such as hurricanes, wildfires, tornadoes and more. Free and paid apps.


Resources selected by Mendy Ozan, Consumer Health Librarian, Levine Cancer Institute.
Last reviewed July 16, 2019

Last updated February 25, 2020 at 5:35 pm