Month: March 2021

Wildfire Awareness

Wildfire Awareness

According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), every year, wildfires burn across the United States, and a growing number of people are living where wildfires are a real risk. In 2018, more than 58,000 fires burned nearly nine million acres across the U.S. More than 25,000 structures were destroyed, including 18,137 residences and 229 commercial …

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Emergency Essentials Kit

Emergency Essentials Kit

Food 7-day supply of non-perishable food that doesn’t need cooking, hand-operated can opener, plastic plates, cups, utensils WATER 1 gallon of drinking water per person per day enough for 7 days Personal Hygiene Hand sanitizer or disinfectant wipes Toilet paper, paper towels, garbage bags Dental care and vision products Travel-size soaps and other beauty supplies …

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Powered by Preparedness

Powered by Preparedness

“The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining”…John F. Kennedy We may not experience another Hurricane Harvey or Winter Storm Uri freeze in our lifetimes.  As we mark the one-year anniversary of the announcement of a pandemic, we also pray that we never experience another COVID-19 type event.  However, given the …

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Don't Eat That!

Don’t Eat That!

Easter lilies can be deadly to cats It will soon be Easter and with it Easter lilies.  Easter lilies are such a traditional part of the celebration that we don’t stop to think that they can be deadly to cats. The whole plant (leaf, flower and even pollen) is poisonous to cats.  Even if the …

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CRTF Meeting

CRTF Meeting

March 12th 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Chris Collier, Director of Response – SETRAC SOUTHEAST TEXAS REGIONAL ADVISORY COUNCIL The mission of the South East Texas Regional Advisory Council (SETRAC) is to develop and sustain a powerful coalition of providers, responders, and other healthcare related partners united together to save lives and improve health outcomes …

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