Jeff, Beacon Hill

Image of Beacon Hill resident Jeff who is interested in preparedness for his community.

“Do you face any challenges to preparing?” “I have difficulty getting my family and neighbors interested emergency preparedness. I attempt to overcome this by sharing information without being overly pushy.” “Are you doing anything with your neighbors or community to organize or be ready for an emergency?” “I have not discussed in detail, with my […]

Irene, Queen Anne

Queen Anne resident Irene Copher sitting in front of a window

“What’s your most important preparedness item?” “Communication, it’s the most important part of emergency preparedness. In an emergency it’s essential.” “What has been the biggest challenge you have faced to getting yourself ready for a disaster?” “I just became disabled. I fell twice and was put in a walker. This does not limit me in getting […]