These workshops feature local residents hosting [hands-on] classes at their homes. The wildfire assessment team leads groups of participating residents on walk-arounds of the hosts’ homes: inspecting the property, highlighting wildfire risks, and discussing retrofitting and maintenance options.
Upon completing the workshop, residents will be:
A three-part senior disaster preparedness education program, developed in conjunction with and funded partially by the San Diego Imperial Counties Council of the American Red Cross, was presented to the communities of Rancho Bernardo and Scripps Ranch free in 2010 and 2011. Provides a targeted preparedness program to ensure the Rancho Bernardo senior population living in private dwellings are educated and better prepared for future emergencies and disasters. Assist seniors in retrofitting and taking actions to better protect themselves in the event of disaster.
Protect Your Assets
Protect Your Property
(funded in part by the American Red Cross 2007 Southern California Wildfires Recovery, Planning and Assistance Program)
All of these programs are still available to the community; if interested, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.