Be Ready When the Time Comes
In today's climate, it is more important than ever that all of
us be prepared for possible emergencies. Natural or other
disasters can strike at any time and anywhere. There are five
actions you can take that will make a difference.
Make a Plan
Planning ahead is the first step to a calmer and more assured
disaster response. Talk with your family about disasters that
can happen where you live. Plan an evacuation route and meeting
Build a Disaster Supply Kit
What you have on hand when a disaster strikes can make a big
difference. Store three days worth of essential supplies (like
food and water) for everyone in your home.
Learning simple First Aid, CPR and Disaster Response Techniques
can give you the skills and confidence to help anyone in your
home, neighborhood and workplace.
Our communities need your help. There are so many needs and many
ways for you to serve.
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