Only 28% of Albertans have discussed preparedness with their networks. Starting the conversation is an easy and affordable way to get community members to consider their own vulnerabilities and support systems.
- Use the Alberta Emergency Alert test to ask loved ones "How prepared would we have been if this alert had been real?" The test occurs twice a year
- Use current events to start a discussion
- Listen to subject matter expect talks about emergency preparedness and talk about what you learned with your network
BE PREPARED TIP: Starting a conversation about being prepared for emergencies can be difficult. Using current events help create the right environment for thoughtful discussions.