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"Urban Preparedness" 

Provident Living Event 2016

At the Mount Vernon Stake Center on April 23, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 12 Noon.

View Program. View Flyer (Spanish)


Provident Living Quotes from the Prophets DVD and Spiritual Preparedness Remarks

"Survival experiences after Hurricane Andrew", Bishop and Sister Chris and Melody Metts, (Click to download slideshow)

"Urban Preparation: A Strategic Discussion",  Lt. Colonel Todd McAllister Ph.D,

 Table Displays and Handouts

"Steps to Urban Preparedness"

 1. Make a Family Emergency Plan.  Record Your Family Plan and make copies for each family member. Potomac Ward

2. Sign up for National and Local Emergency Alerts and Mobile Apps.  Crystal City Ward 

3. Assemble a “Grab and Go” 72-hour Kit for use if required to evacuate.  Franconia Ward

4. Organize Important Documents to "Grab and Go" if required to evacuate.  Colonial Second Ward

5. Store some Water.  Alexandria Second Ward 

6. Build a Three-month Supply of food you eat and rotate.  Kingstowne Ward

7. When you have three months, gradually build a Long-term supply of basic food.

8. Build a Financial Reserve.  Colonial First Ward

9. Store Medication and First Aid supplies.  Alexandria Third Ward

10. Store Bedding and Clothing.

11. Develop Self Reliant Skills.  Alexandria First Ward

12. Increase Spiritual Preparedness.

13. Cyber Security. 

14. Emergency Preparedness for the Elderly.  Mount Vernon Ward