Tag Archives: Seattle emergency preparedness

Do you speak Spanish, Somali, Vietnamese, Chinese, Oromo, Tigrinya or Amharic?

If so, here are some ways that you can help others in our community who speak those languages prepare for emergencies. The Seattle Office of Emergency Management has just announced that they are looking for people who speak these languages to to provide training … Continue reading

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November preparedness classes!

As October wraps up, we wanted to remind you that the Seattle Office of Emergency Management’s  free fall classes continue through November. Starting this weekend, November 1st & 2nd, you can learn how to store emergency drinking water or perform … Continue reading

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Ham radio Field Day is Saturday, June 28th!

Passing along this invitation from the Seattle ACS group. If you have an interest in Ham radio, this fun annual event is a great opportunity to watch or participate! Here’s a printable .pdf version of the flyer: Field Day 2014 flyer (.pdf … Continue reading

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Free Living Room SNAP Classes – Scheduling Now!

We received the following from Debbie Goetz, Emergency Preparedness Specialist at the Seattle Office of Emergency Management. RESERVE YOUR SNAP TIME NOW FOR A FREE PROGRAM IN MARCH, APRIL OR MAY! The Seattle Office of Emergency Management is taking reservations … Continue reading

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Emergency Communications Hub newsletter!

As we mention from time-to-time, our West Seattle emergency communication hubs are part of a network of Seattle-area emergency communication hubs. Leaders from our WS organization meet monthly with those from other neighborhoods and with the Seattle Office of Emergency … Continue reading

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City announces spring classes and a contest! Plus, Ham license training!

The Seattle Office of Emergency published their Monthly Connection newsletter this week; we’ve copied/pasted it much of it below, but not all. (You can sign up to receive it yourself here.) We’ve also included some of their attached flyers as well (scroll … Continue reading

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Councilmember touches on preparedness in latest newsletter

The following is from the latest “Making It Work” newsletter from Seattle City Councilmember, Richard Conlin. We’ve excerpted only the portions relating to emergency preparedness. It hasn’t yet been posted to their website yet, but you should be able to find … Continue reading

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