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Emergency Preparedness Week 2014 is May 4–10

May 02, 2014
Don't be caught off guard. Each year, thousands of Canadian families face emergencies that can change their lives forever. Get prepared during Emergency Preparedness Week 2014.



What can you do?


  • Practise your emergency drill as a family
    This should be done at least once a year.
  • Make an emergency plan
    What would you do at home, work, school or daycares if an emergency happened?
  • Purchase a 72-hour emergency kit 
    Whether you make your own or purchase a ready-made kit, it's important to have essential items in case of an emergency.
  • Know the risks 
    Knowledge will help you prepare for the worst.

Free Emergency Preparedness Week Presentation

Attend the free Personal, Family and Community Emergency Preparedness presentation offered by Delta's Emergency Management Program: 

Thursday, May 8   7–8:30 pm 
South Delta Recreation Centre
1720 56 St, Delta

If this date doesn't work for you and you're able to organize a group of 12 or more, we will come to you to give a free presentation. 

Advance registration is required. Please call 604-952-3101 or email to register. 

View more emergency preparedness information and tips.

Get Prepared!