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May - Work, School & Community - Be Prepared for Disasters and Emergencies

Emergency Prepardness

May - Work, School & Community - 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:

May The Goal: Make sure the people who count on you are prepared for a disaster.

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

  • Make sure emergency procedures are in place for your workplace or school.
  • Give emergency kits to people who count on your (college students, elderly parents, etc.)
  • Know how others in your community will respond in a disaster.

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