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September - Be Informed - Be Prepared for Disasters and Emergencies

Emergency Prepardness

September - Be Informed - Be Prepared for Disasters and Emergencies

Being prepared for disasters and emergencies can seem like a big job. Not knowing where to start prevents us from starting at all…do1thing is a 12 month program that makes it easy for you to prepare yourself, your family and community for emergencies or disasters. Join SOCIL monthly as we do1thing to prepare:

September Goal Make sure everyone in your household can receive, understand and act on information received in an emergency.

Choose one of the following things to do this month to become better prepared:

  • Make sure everyone in your family knows what to do when they hear emergency warnings.
  • Get a NOAA Emergency Alert Radio.
  • Make sure everyone in your household can communicate in a disaster.

Read this Do1Thing - September information sheet for more details on these steps to Be Prepared.