Homeland Security and Emergency Services

Food and Water

  • Bottled water - one gallon per person per day
  • Ready-to-eat canned foods - vegetables, fruits, beans, meat, fish, poultry, pasta, soup, juice
  • Milk - powdered, canned or shelf-stable brick pack
  • High energy foods - peanut butter, jelly, nuts, dried meat (for example, jerky), granola, trail mix
  • Staples - sugar, salt, pepper, instant coffee, tea bags, cocoa
  • Instant and small children's needs - baby food, formula, disposable diapers
  • Specialty food - for elderly or people on special diets
  • Pet food (if needed)