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Older Adults Aren’t Fully Prepared For Emergency Situations

Most people over age 50 say they’re ready for natural disasters and emergency situations, but a new national poll shows that many haven’t taken key steps to protect their health and well-being in case of severe weather.

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Preparing for disaster: 9 things you can do now

Are you prepared if a disaster were to hit? If you aren’t, making sure to prioritize this initiative for you and your family is smart.

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AARP’s campaign suggest ways to prepare for disasters

AARP’s Create The Good’s Operation Emergency Prepare toolkit helps individuals and groups get organized before an emergency or natural disaster takes place. The free guide is available at createthegood.org and lays out how to gather resources and prepare. Here are samples of do-ahead tasks: •Secure vital documents. Keep copies in a waterproof container (or a […]

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