Emergency Preparedness classes start this week

Emergency Preparedness Academy

If disaster strikes: Are you prepared? Get Prepared with these three classes offered FREE to older adults in Sunnyside! Disaster can strike at anytime. Being prepare gives you and your love ones a safety net in case of a major disaster.

Community Youth Centers SF CYC in conjunction with the Department of Building Inspection’s Seismic Safety Out-reach Program (SSOP) want to make sure you are prepared.

THESE THREE FREE COURSES will help you: Prepare/Response, Mitigation and Fire Safety, and Basic First Aid and Citizen CPR. Attend two of the three classes and receive a FREE Starter Disaster KIT.

FREE EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS TRAINING:

  • DAYS: Wednesdays, Oct. 9, Oct. 16 and Oct. 23
  • TIME: 10:30 to 11:30 AM
  • PLACE: St. Finn Barr Catholic School, 419 Hearst Street (Ask for Olivia)

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New earthquake map from California Geological Survey

On this new map from California Geological Survey, you can find out by entering your address whether you live in an area prone to damage during an earthquake–faults, liquefaction, landslides.

2018_USGS_earthquake_map
https://maps.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/EQZApp/app/

Article about the new map on Curbed: https://la.curbed.com/2018/3/28/17174106/los-angeles-earthquake-fault-liquefaction-hazard-zone