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March - Sheltering - Be Prepared for Disasters and Emergencies

Emergency Prepardness

March - Sheltering - 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:

March The Goal: Know how to respond safely when instructions are given to evacuate or take shelter.

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

  • Identify the best storm shelter in your home and practice getting to the shelter with your family.
  • Learn how to safely shelter in place.
  • Make a Go Bag for emergency sheltering.

Read thisDo1Thing - March information sheet for more details on these steps to Be Prepared.