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Be safe. Prepare for extreme weather and emergencies.

   
Extreme Weather
  Triple-digit heat in summer and freezing temperatures in winter create special health risks for older residents of Fresno and Madera counties.  Here are resources to help you stay safe.

 

    Hot Weather
     Heat Wave Safety Checklist - American Red Cross:
 
 
 
     Summer Safety Tips - Pacific Gas & Electric:
 
 
   
     Cold Weather
     Winter Storm Safety Checklist - American Red Cross:
 
 
 
 
Emergency Preparedness
  Floods, fires, power outages--if an emergency strikes today, do you have the supplies you'll need to take care of yourself until help arrives?
   
  Basic Emergency Supplies
 

Water-at least 1 gallon per person per day for at least 3 days

 

Food that won't spoil and doesn't need to be cooked

 

Can opener (manual), paper plates, platic utensils

 

Medications, prescription and non-prescription

 

File of Life© listing medications and emergency contacts

 

First aid kit

 

Battery-powered radio with extra batteries

 

Flashlight and extra batteries

 

Light sticks (also known as ";glow"; sticks)

 

Extra pet food and water for pets

   
 

Prepare for Emergencies Now-Information for Older Americans

U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Ready.gov

 
 
 
 
 

Prepare for Emergencies Now-Information for People with Disabilities

U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Ready.gov

 
 
 
 

 

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3837 N Clark St
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