You can't predict, but you can prepare.

Students Preparing Their Communities

Students Preparing Their Communities

Sep 13, 2013

Students from across Forsyth County are teaming up to help their communities become better prepared for emergencies and disasters. Their 2013 annual robotics project focuses on “Nature’s Fury”. What a great way to encourage younger and older generations to prepare for disasters! The FIRST LEGO® League is a robotics program for 9 to 14 year...

Get Ready in SEPTEMBER!

Get Ready in SEPTEMBER!

Sep 6, 2013

September is National Preparedness Month (NPM). It is a time to prepare yourself and those in your care for emergencies and disasters. If you’ve seen the news recently, you know that emergencies can happen unexpectedly in communities just like yours, to people like you. We’ve seen tornado outbreaks, river floods and flash floods, historic earthquakes,...

Pledge to Prepare

Pledge to Prepare

Sep 4, 2012

September is National Preparedness Month (NPM). It is a time to prepare yourself and those in your care for an unexpected emergency. If you’ve seen the news recently, you know that emergencies can happen unexpectedly in communities just like yours, to people like you. We’ve seen tornado outbreaks, river floods and flash floods, historic earthquakes,...

Forsyth County CERTs Promote Preparedness

Forsyth County CERTs Promote Preparedness

Jul 26, 2011

A preparedness event kick-started by the County-wide Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) will take place Saturday, September 17th 2011, from 10am until 6pm, at the central kiosk in Hanes Mall’s Food Court. To promote National Preparedness Month, the County-wide CERT, along with other Forsyth County CERT representatives, will distribute...

A Time to Remember. A Time to Prepare.

A Time to Remember. A Time to Prepare.

Jul 22, 2011

The eighth annual National Preparedness Month will kickoff this September, using the slogan: “A Time to Remember. A Time to Prepare.” The campaign seeks to transform awareness into action by encouraging all Americans to take the necessary steps to ensure that their homes, workplaces and communities are prepared for disasters and emergencies of all...

National Preparedness Month 2010

National Preparedness Month 2010

Aug 6, 2010

September is National Preparedness Month (NPM). NPM is sponsored by FEMA’s Ready Campaign in partnership with Citizen Corps and the Advertising Council and is designed to encourage Americans to take simple steps to prepare for emergencies in their homes, businesses, and communities. This year marks the seventh annual NPM and it will focus on encouraging...