Disaster Resources

SCPhA has compiled a list of resources to help you, your family, and your pharmacy prepare, weather, and recover from a variety of disasters.

SC Board of Pharmacy Hurricane Guide

Tips for protecting your pharmacy before, during, and after a hurricane

Pharmacy Disaster Support Center

Service to help independent community pharmacies enhance their disaster preparedness, response, and recovery procedures.  Free for members of Pharmacists Mutual Insurance Company, NCPA or ACA

FEMA Guides

Emergency preparedness materials for families, pets, seniors, people with disabilities, and businesses

The Emergency Prescription Assistance Program for Pharmacies

Enables pharmacies to fill prescription items that were lost, stolen, or destroyed because of a disaster

RX Open

Map of pharmacy statuses during disasters.  To enroll your pharmacy, email Admin@HealthcareReady.org. To report your pharmacy’s status, email ContactUs@HealthcareReady.Org

SC Health Alert Network

This page lists the current health alerts of public health importance from DHEC

Disaster Mobile Apps

List of mobile applications from SC Emergency Management Division, including SC Emergency Manager, Traffic Conditions from SC DOT, American Red Cross Shelter View, and more

DHEC Advisory

Important information issued from DHEC concerning controlled substances during Hurricane Florence

SC Emergency Management Division Business Reentry

Register your business for post-disaster reentry certification (click here for guidance)


Apply for a variety of federal assistance

SC DHEC Disaster Preparedness

Disaster resource guides (including hurricane, wildfire, and nuclear radiation)

SC Department of Transportation Storm Resources

Road condition updates

SC Department of Employment and Workforce

Apply for unemployment if your employer has been impacted by a disaster

NCPA Foundation Disaster Relief Fund

Apply for a grant to help repair your community pharmacy in a case of disaster, accident, illness, or other adverse circumstance. Open to members (up to $2,000) and nonmembers (up to $1,000)

SC Department of Insurance Hurricane Preparedness

Insurance claims resource 


Find out ways to help a variety of organizations based on need