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December - First Aid - Be Prepared for Disasters and Emergencies

Emergency Prepardness

December - First Aid - 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:

December The Goal: Be prepared to give first aid while waiting for an ambulance.

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

  • Know what to do while waiting for an ambulance to arrive.
  • Make or buy first aid kits for your home and car.
  • Take training in first aid, CPR, AED, or pet first aid.

Read this do1thinginformation sheet for more details on these steps to Be Prepared.