Emergency Preparedness

Staying Cool In the Heat

Oceanside Health and Wellness Network LogoContinued high temperatures put many vulnerable populations at risk of heat-related illnesses, including the elderly, infants and young children, pregnant women, people with chronic illness and people experiencing homelessness. Residents are encouraged to check on neighbours and loved ones who may be unable to leave their homes or whose judgement may be impaired.

Emergency Preparedness Week May 1 to 7, 2022

neighbourhood emergency preparedness program logoEmergency Preparedness Week is coming up, May 1 to 7, 2022. During Emergency Preparedness week, the RDN Emergency Services Department will be offering a series of informative webinars, hosted on Zoom, to help residents become as prepared as possible. Plus, they will be launching their “26 Weeks to Emergency Preparedness” on social media, so residents can follow along and take steps each week to get prepared!