In the event of an emergency… Are you prepared?
Emergencies can strike without warning, and may
stretch the capabilities of local communities. Winter storms, blackouts,
equipment failures, and other natural disasters can interrupt the normal
delivery of power, water, gas, food, and supplies. How prepared are you?
The Grand Island Citizen Corps Council is
requesting that every household prepare for the unexpected and develop a Home
Your Home Emergency Kit should contain…
and bottled water for three to four
of necessary prescription and over the counter medications
for three to four days
or Sleeping Bags
with extra batteries
AM/FM Radio with extra batteries
ID, drivers license and social security card
supplies – i.e. diapers, formula
items-soap, deodorant, disinfectant etc.
items for children and adults
Citizen Corps Council’s mission is to harness the power of every individual
through education, training, and volunteer service to make our community safer,
stronger, and better prepared to respond to threats of terrorism, crime, public
health issues, and disasters of all kinds.