MD Counties Share Tips for 2019 #NationalPreparednessMonth

One of the ways Maryland Counties are participating in FEMA’s National Preparedness Month is by sharing tips on social media.

National Preparedness Month is recognized every September to promote emergency planning for families and communities. The 2019 theme is “Prepared, Not Scared” and is divided into 4 weekly focuses:

  • Week 1: Sept 1-7                      Save Early for Disaster Costs
  • Week 2: Sept 8-14                    Make a Plan to Prepare for Disasters
  • Week 3: Sept 15-21                  Teach Youth to Prepare for Disasters
  • Week 4: Sept 22-30                  Get Involved in Your Community’s Preparedness

More details, planning tips, hashtags, graphics, resources, and videos are shared on the website.

Maryland counties are participating through social media by sharing tips for emergency planning: