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November - Emergency Supplies - Be Prepared for Disasters and Emergencies

Emergency Prepardness

November - Emergency Supplies - 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:

November The Goal: Remember important items that may be overlooked when leaving your home in a disaster.

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

  • Gather your emergency supplies in an accessible place.
  • Create an emergency supply kit for your pet, your car, and your workplace or school.
  • Stash some cash in case ATMs and credit card machines are not usable in a disaster.

Read this do1thing information sheet for more details on these steps to Be Prepared.