Preparedness Peace Inventory

PREP STEP INVENTORY®

This list is meant to help you assess your current level of readiness, identify specific items to purchase, and track progress made towards your preparedness goal. This is a consolidated list highlighting items necessary in each category. On the checklist below, required items are marked with ☐ Have:   ☐ Need: and include space for the quantity. The items not required in that category are marked by N/A.

There is always room for personal preference and the voice of the Lord to alter our suggestions. Remember, the Grab and Go Bag can supplement both the home and car kit.

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ITEMHOMEGRAB AND GO BAGCAR
Certain items need to be packed per person in each category below. Do the math. Have enough for everyone in your family.These items need to be assembled together in your home and designated for preparedness purposes. Make sure everyone knows where they are located.The Grab and Go Bag can supplement the Home Emergency Supplies and the Car Kit. we encourage you to prepare the bag, and then use where needed.Car Kit can be supplemented with Grab & Go Bag, but in the event you only have what's in car, make sure items in car are sufficient.
WATER
Filtration/purification
2 gallons/person/day

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
As much as you can carry easily
☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Several gallons

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Food
2,000-3,000 Calories/day
☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Can opener☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ N/A
Eating utensils☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ N/A
Hand sanitizer☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
ENERGY
Flashlights/headlamp
☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Batteries☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Candles☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

Matches/lighter☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

Solar lamp/flashlight☐ Have:    ☐ Need:N/A☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Glow Sticks

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

Firewood☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

N/A

Solar/battery fans☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

N/A

Cooking stove☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

N/A

Generator☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

N/A

Fire extinguisher☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
MEDICAL
Family first aid kit
☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Training: First aid CPR☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

N/A

COMMUNICATION
Hand Crank emergency radio
☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

Emergency contact information☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Solar charger☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

N/A

Phone/charger☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
FAMILY PLANS & DOCUMENTS
Maps/Evacuation Plans
☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Copies of all documents☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

TOOLS/SUPPLIES
Wrench
☐ Have:    ☐ Need:Multi ToolSmall Tool Kit
Pliers☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

N/A

Socket set☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

N/A

Black garbage bags☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Duct tape☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Basic hand tools☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

N/A

Crow bar☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

N/A

Sturdy tow rope

N/A

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Jumper cables

N/A

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Flat tire inflation canister

N/A

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
GPS

N/A

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Spare tire, jack, wrench

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Shovel/camping shovel☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

Hammer☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

N/A

Small box of nails

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

100 ft medium strength rope

N/A

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Tarp

N/A

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Dome tent

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

Compass

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

Notebook and pencil

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

Sewing Kit

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

Roadside flares

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Whistle

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

Extra set of keys

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

Cash☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

Ziplocs - large and small

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

50 ft nylon rope

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

Shelter-in-place supplies☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

N/A

PERSONAL
Set of clothes
☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Poncho/umbrella☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Sturdy shoes

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Blankets☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Gloves

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Stocking hat

N/A

☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
SPECIFIC NEEDS
Feminine hygiene
☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:
Medication☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

Toilet Paper☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

Soap, toothpaste, toothbrush☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

CHILDREN
Entertainment/activities
☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

Diapers/formula☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

Medicine☐ Have:    ☐ Need:☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

PETS
Cage to transport
☐ Have:    ☐ Need:

N/A

N/A