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May 2 2024

In recognition of Canada’s national EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS WEEK - MAY 5-11

The County of Paintearth has continual programs to promote a public awareness campaign entitled “Preparedness Begins at Home” and is making available the following resources:

  1. Emergency Preparedness Guide
  2. 72 Hour Emergency Kit Checklist
  3. Family Emergency Planning – 5 Step Guide
  4. Provincial directives on FireSmart, Wildfires, and extreme weather events

Families are also encouraged to check out or more information on family preparedness planning.

The County of Paintearth is providing these resources in cooperation with Public Safety Canada and the Alberta Emergency Management Agency. Don’t wait until an emergency hits - please take time with your family to prepare now!

Todd Pawsey
Director of Emergency Management
County of Paintearth No. 18

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