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How to Prepare, God Forbid, for a Disaster

Posted on 09/6/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

September: National Preparedness Month

It’s National Preparedness Month, September 2018, giving us a special reminder to prepare ourselves and our families for, God forbid, an unexpected disaster.

Why?  Because disasters happen. So prepare now...

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Filed under: Disaster Response & Recovery

Tags: prepare disaster, National Preparedness Month

Hurricane Season: 10 Simple Steps for a Safe Emergency Plan

Posted on 04/1/2018 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

Plan for Yourself, Family and Friends

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As Hurricane Irma hurls towards Florida and Puerto Rico – just a week after Hurricane Harvey devastated parts of Texas and Louisiana -- many of us are left feeling vulnerable.

Disasters like these don’t plan ahead.  You can. 

Here are 10 simple steps you can...

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Filed under: Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises

Tags: Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma, National Preparedness Month

Join Us!

Posted on 09/1/2015 by Alice Kenny  |  Share

We’ve withstood it all here in New York – Floods. Fires.  Hurricanes. Power outages. 

We’ve undergone natural and, worse still, manmade disasters.

Throughout these crises Catholic Charities is here with you, offering...

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Filed under: Strengthening Families & Resolving Crises, Disaster Response & Recovery

Tags: National Preparedness Month