On Week 4 of National Preparedness Month, communities are encouraged to save for an emergency

Blog Post created by lisabraxton Employee on Sep 25, 2018

Get Ready logoOn this final week of National Preparedness Month, the Department of Homeland Security encourages everyone to save for an emergency, stating that maintaining emergency savings, financial planning, and completing an emergency financial first aid kit are important for protection from a financially devastating disaster. A number of web resources, social media content, graphics, and worksheets are provided. In addition, NFPAs Get Ready toolkit provides strategies for first responders and local residents to work together to prepare for potential disasters. In addition to a presenter’s guide and PowerPoint presentation, fact sheets on numerous disaster-related topics are provided that can be downloaded and printed.