Emergency Preparedness Sessions-Jun 16

Emergency Preparedness Sessions-Jun 16

 

Emergency Preparedness Workshops

KerrisdaleEarthquake&EmergencyPreparedness(KEEP)isagroupofcommunityvolunteershelpingtoprepareKerrisdaleindividuals,businesses,organizationsandothersformajoremergencies&disasterssuchasearthquakes,wildfires,urbanfires,floods,extremeweatherevents&more.Theiraimistobuildpreparedness,strengthenresilience,expediterecoveryandreducesuffering&loss. *Individual&FamilyEarthquake&EmergencyPreparedness–learnactionsyoucantakenowtoprotectyourself,othersandpetsintheeventofanemergencyordisaster.June16,9:30–11a.m.RepeatedJuly14,9:30–11am.KerrisdaleSeniorsCentre *MapYourNeighbourhood–learnhowtoprepare&organizeyourimmediateneighbourstoworkasateamtosavelives,protectvulnerablepeople&pets,reducelossandrecoverfasterafteradisaster.SessionsfollowtheJune16&July14PreparednessSessionsabove–11:15amtonoon. *DisasterSupportHub(DSH)TableTopExercise–SeenthesignattachedtotheKerrisdaleCommunityCentre?ADSHisadesignatedlocationwhereyoucancometoofferorreceivecommunityassistance,resources,servicesandinformation.Attendthisexercisetobepreparedandhelp.July16,6:30–8pm.RepeatedAug.20,6:30–8pm.KerrisdaleCommunityCentre ForregistrationandinformationonhowtobecomeinvolvedwithKEEP,emailusat:KerrisdaleEmergency@gmail.com

Kerrisdale Earthquake & Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) is a group of community volunteers helping to prepare Kerrisdale individuals, businesses, organizations and others for major emergencies & disasters such as earthquakes, wildfires, urban fires, floods, extreme weather events & more. Their aim is to build preparedness, strengthen resilience, expedite recovery and reduce suffering & loss.

*Individual & Family Earthquake & Emergency Preparedness – learn actions you can take now to protect yourself, others and pets in the event of an emergency or disaster. June 16, 9:30 – 11 a.m. Repeated July 14, 9:30 – 11 am. Kerrisdale Seniors Centre

*Map Your Neighbourhood –learn how to prepare & organize your immediate neighbours to work as a team to save lives, protect vulnerable people & pets, reduce loss and recover faster after a disaster. Sessions follow the June 16 & July 14 Preparedness Sessions above – 11:15 am to noon.

*Disaster Support Hub (DSH) Table Top Exercise – Seen the sign attached to the Kerrisdale Community Centre? A DSH is a designated location where you can come to offer or receive community assistance, resources, services and information. Attend this exercise to be prepared and help. July 16, 6:30 – 8pm. Repeated Aug. 20, 6:30 – 8pm. Kerrisdale Community Centre

For registration and information on how to become involved with KEEP, email us at: KerrisdaleEmergency@gmail.com

 

Workshop Calendar

Workshop Calendar

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Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) Meetings

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) Meetings

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Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP)

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP)

  Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) All Ages KEEP is a community-led volunteer initiative to increase Kerrisdale community capacity, and build collaborative readiness to address earthquakes and other urgent situations of vulnerability. Free workshops will be held on the third Tuesday of each month. To join or inquire about more information, please email: KEEP-KCCS@googlegroups.com… Continue Reading

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness

Kerrisdale Earthquake and Emergency Preparedness (KEEP) All Ages KEEP is a community-led volunteer initiative to increase Kerrisdale community capacity, and build collaborative readiness to address earthquakes and other urgent situations of vulnerability. Free workshops will be held on the third Tuesday of each month. To join or inquire about more information, please email: KEEP-KCCS@googlegroups.com Tu… Continue Reading