Disaster Prevention and Recovery
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
From 10am to 11:30am
1607 S. Locust St.
Grand Island ,
Event is closed or full.
Weathering the Storm: Disaster Prevention & Recovery
Join us for this special FREE program on preparing for and recovering from natural disasters like tornadoes, floods, fires, severe hail and snow storms. The speakers will discuss emergency preparedness for older adults and how to avoid scams in the aftermath of disasters.
Registration required by May 10. Refreshments will be provided.
Before Disaster Strikes
Preparation is your best defense. Learn how to prepare for an emergency so you can reduce the danger and distress you and your loved ones will face.
Presenter: Dr. Renea Gernant, Bellevue University
After Disaster Strikes
As residents begin the difficult task of rebuilding in the wake of natural disasters, they face a new peril: scams and fraud. Learn how to recognize a disaster scam and take steps to protect yourself from fraudsters.
Presenters: Margo Riekes & Jeff Niebaum, BBB in Nebraska, South Dakota, Kansas Plains & SW Iowa