In addition to the essential supplies included in the Survivault™ modules, there are certain personal items you will want to add to your supplies, and several non-essential, but useful, items you may consider adding.


Any of the items above may be purchased through by clicking on that item. Each item has been personally tested for performance and durability by Survivault’s™ disaster professionals. To assure complete customer satisfaction, items purchased through these links are stocked and serviced by directly whenever possible, not third party vendors.

Personal Items

  • toothbrush and toothpaste
  • soap
  • towel
  • feminine hygiene/tampons
  • deodorant
  • razor and shaving cream
  • hair brush
  • change of clothes, including underwear, bra, athletic shoes
  • jacket/sweater
  • cap
  • poncho/rain gear
  • prescription medications
  • diapers (families w/ infants and toddlers)
  • formula (families w/ infants and toddlers)
  • pet food (families w/ pets)


  • money: roll of quarters, dollar bills, five dollar bills
  • copies of personal documents saved to a flash drive and sent to a trusted relative or friend who lives out-of-state (driver license, passport, mortgage/deed/rental agreement, social security cards, marriage and birth certificates, insurance policies, investment documents, credit cards, medical prescriptions)
  • ziplock bags, sandwich and gallon
  • trash bags
  • paper towels
  • wash bucket
  • pens
  • paper pads