Surviving 72 Hours

The Centre Region Office of Emergency Management has developed plans to assist residents recover from disasters which impact the Region. However, as a resident of the Centre Region you must be prepared to survive on your own for a minimum of three days. This includes providing for your own basic needs such as shelter, food, water, first-aid and sanitation.

Are you prepared for emergencies? Do you have a plan in case of an extended power outage? A house fire? It is your responsibility to have a plan that supports your family’s needs until help arrives.

Each household should have an emergency plan and kit. Click here for more information on emergency plans and click here on how to assemble and emergency kit.