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Disaster Supplies and Kits

Date: Tuesday, November 29th, 2016


A disaster supply kit should be equipped with materials to last for three days.


Handling Food and Drinks Without Power

Date: Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Resources to help you understand how long frozen and refrigerated food stays safe after the power goes out.


Flu Vaccination Facts

Date: Tuesday, September 27th, 2016

Source:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The flu vaccine protects against the viruses that will be most common in the upcoming season.



Seasonal Influenza: Flu Basics

Date: Tuesday, September 20th, 2016

Source:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The best way to prevent the flu is to get vaccinated each year.

Learn more about Seasonal Flu



Texas Hurricane Evacuation Tips

Date: Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

Be prepared and know more about Hurricane evacuation procedures:



Hurricane Preparedness

Date: Thursday, September 8th, 2016

Stay prepared this #hurricane season with these tips from the Texas Department of Public Safety.



Online Course: Emergency Planning for Child Care Providers

Date: Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

Learn how to create a safe and healthy environment for the children in your care:



Disaster Preparedness and Your Health

Date: Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Maintaining your health during a disaster should be at the top of your priority list.



Emergency Preparedness for Businesses

Date: Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

Source:  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

View links to Management Planning Guides, Facility Protection, Other Resources for Business Emergency Preparation:



Disaster Preparedness for Older Adults

Date: Tuesday, August 9th, 2016

Know. Plan. React. Older adults need a disaster preparedness plan, too.

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