Chamber presentationIf a disaster occurred today would you be prepared? Would  your family be OK if you could not reach or communicate with them for hours or days?

Disasters will happen, we are all vulnerable but we can take easy basic steps that could mean survival. This FREE workshop will give you  information and   resources to  prepare your household with a simple plan that will protect    yourself, your family and your neighborhood.

Workshop Topics: Harbor Area specific hazards to be aware of and prepare for;  The basics of family preparedness; How to survive the loss of power,  water, food, medical services, shelter, communication, ATM’s and transportation;

  • DATE: Wednesday, May 15, 2013
  • TIME:   7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
  • Location: Harbor Gateway Library (24000 S. Western, Harbor City)

How to create a neighborhood plan to help each other with  resources, supplies, skills and communication in those first critical hours or days when our first responders cannot be there.

In conjunction with the Harbor City Neighborhood Council Meeting

Workshop Presenter: Lonna Calhoun, CEM, Founder and Director of COPE Preparedness, FEMA and IAEM Certified Emergency Manager, Ambassador, American Red Cross

 

 

 

 

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4 Responses to COPE Preparedness Conducting a Workshop on 5/15/13

  1. Martha Vasquez says:

    The date of the workshop is listed as April 15th, but the body of the article says May 15th. Thought you should know

  2. Pamela Gaume says:

    I went down to this event at the Library on May 15 and there was nothing going on! None of the library staff knew what it was about or where it was. Was it really on April 15? What happened?

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