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Helping You Prepare for and Survive Emergencies and Disasters

We’re All About Your Survival

The mission of The American Civil Defense association (TACDA) is to provide education, products and resources that empower American Citizens with a comprehensive understanding of reasonable preparedness strategies and techniques; promoting a self-reliant, pro-active approach to protecting themselves, their families and their communities in the event of nuclear, biological, chemical or other manmade and natural disasters.

Recent Article in Journal of Civil Defense

In This Issue STAY and DEFEND

The ability to isolate oneself and family during a crisis is a necessity. The key is deciding when such is necessary and feasible. What circumstances could one find that might require a shelter-in-place or to be isolated from society? During the recent severe influenza season, some families and individuals decided to implement reverse quarantine to isolate themselves from any outside contact. Although this may seem extreme, it certainly reduced the probability that...

Also Contains Articles on:

Cracking Walnuts for Survival, EMP Hardened Solar Energy, Teotwawki, PTSD, and You, Protect and Defend My Future! Children & Civil Defense

2018 Vol. 51 No. 1 Emergency Water Storage

Volume 51 - Issue 1
Emergency Water Storage

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TACDA Academy

The TACDA Academy provides free essential detailed education for everyone.

In the TACDA Academy, you can access a growing series of online courses. These courses contain materials and information that have been collected over decades of research. They can help empower you, your family and your community with the knowledge, skills, and resources necessary to be prepared for all types of natural and manmade disasters and emergencies.

  • NBC Weapons Effects
  • Sheltering
  • EMP and Radiation
  • Natural Disasters
  • Food and Water Storage
  • and more….

Newest blog post - Living (and Preaching) the Sheltered Life

FEMA Offers Tools, Information to Help You Prepare for Severe Weather & Hurricane Season

WASHINGTON – Severe weather season is here and hurricane season is just around the corner. FEMA wants to help make sure you and your family have the tools you need to prepare, before disaster strikes.

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