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Help in emergencies

Red Cross is committed to assisting all Australians to prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies.

One step can make you safer

If you do something simple to prepare for emergencies, they become less stressful

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Looking after yourself

Crisis events can be very distressing. Here's some advice for taking care of yourself and others, including children.

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Emergency resources

If you want to prepare for disasters, have experienced a disaster or are recovering from a disaster, Red Cross has a host of useful emergency management resources that can help.

Get Prepared app

Get Prepared helps you connect with your key support people, accomplish simple tasks to make you and your loved ones safer, and protect the things that matter most to you.