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Does Your Family Have A Plan?

McGuinty Government Marks Emergency Preparedness Week

Emergency Preparedness Week is a great opportunity for families across the province to take a look at how prepared they would be should an emergency situation occur.

It is a Canada-wide joint Federal-Provincial-Territorial-Municipal initiative to increase awareness about individual preparedness. It emphasizes how the public can reduce the risks and consequences of a disaster by being better prepared. 

This year Emergency Preparedness Week takes place from May 2 to 8.

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“Being ready begins with every household putting together an emergency survival kit that takes into account the needs of all family members, including those with special needs, such as persons with disabilities or children, seniors, and even our pets.”

Rick Bartolucci

Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services

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