App Guidesheet

Get started using the Disaster Prep App with help from the info and tips below.

App Icon

Add the Disaster Prep App to your device’s home screen next to your other favorite apps.

  • First, go back to this event’s main screen.
  • iOS – Tap the Share icon-share icon, choose Add to Home Screen icon-add-home-screen, then tap Add.
  • Android – Tap the Menu icon-android-menu icon in the upper right of the browser, choose Save to bookmarks. Under Add to choose Home screen icon-android-home then tap OK.
  • Windows Phone – Tap the Menu icon-windows-menu button then choose pin to start.

Prepare, Respond, Recover

  • View disaster resource documents and links to learn what to do before, during, and after an emergency.

Emergency Events

  • List of various emergency event types and resources that may effect CAHF and our facilities.

News & Alerts

  • Live, Twitter-based information feed based on lists curated by CAHF.

Facility Sign-In


  • Tap Menu the use keywords to search by title or description and receive a list of emergency resource results.


Save general and yours facility resources for use when you don’t have an internet connection.

  • Tap Menu then, at the bottom, tap on Download.
  • Review the size of the data to be saved then tap Download.
  • The download will begin automatically and show a blue progress bar to denote completion.
  • Tap the App Icon you created above or open your web browser and navigate to to use the directory offline.


  • Use the Menu to browse more features like app contact info, links, and more!
  • At the bottom of any screen tap Update Password to set a new password for your account or Sign Out to sign out from your account and it’s resources.