News & tips for being ready before, during, and after emergencies.
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News & tips for being ready
before, during, and after emergencies.
A Day ON, Not a Day Off
What’s on your resolutions list this New Year? A greater sense of community? Putting your talents to work? Kick off 2019 by participating in the annual
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service on Monday, January 21. This federal holiday and national day of service provides a reminder and a collective opportunity for all of us to connect through service, bridge barriers, and create solutions. Make it “a Day ON, Not a Day Off” by joining or creating a
service project in your community.
Avoid. Spot. Treat.
When it comes to keeping ourselves and loved ones
safe in extreme weather, we all know the basics: Check the weather. Dress it layers. Take it slow. But do you know what not to do? Recognizing the signs of frostbite and hypothermia is just one piece of the puzzle. The treatments may surprise you. Take a quick moment to review these
cautions, before your family heads out into the extremes.