National Preparedness Month is observed each September to raise awareness about the importance of preparing for potential disasters and emergencies. The City of Gilroy encourages you to take steps to prepare yourself, your family, and your community.
Here are some simple steps you can take:
- Learn about hazards in your area
- Sign up for alerts to stay informed
- Build an emergency supply kit
- Make a plan and practice
- Sign up for the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
Visit Gilroy’s Emergency Preparedness webpage for additional information on these simple steps.
Your actions will promote a culture of preparedness and resilience within your family and community.