Rabbis Stephen Roberts, Zahara Davidowitz-Farkas, and Simkha Weintraub present a wide range of information about disasters. We are challenged to ask ourselves: What is the unexpected and why and how should we prepare for it? How can we be pro-active? What are strategies for building resilience? How can we be poised to help? What does the Chevra Kadisha do in a disaster? What is bereavement overload? What goes in a self-care kit?