FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 2, 2016
MEDIA CONTACTS: Carole Trottere, Rebecca Cheng, Sam Marksheid, and Vicki DiStefano | (516) 869-7794
North Hempstead to Host Citizen Preparedness Corps Training Program
North Hempstead, NY – Town of North Hempstead Supervisor Judi Bosworth and the Town Board are pleased to announce that the Town will be hosting a New York State Citizen Preparedness Corps Training Program on Monday, June 20 at 10 a.m. at Clinton G. Martin Park, located at 1801 Marcus Avenue in New Hyde Park.
The two hour training session is being offered by New York State so that residents can have the tools and resources to prepare for any type of disaster, respond accordingly, and recover as quickly as possible to pre-disaster conditions. It is open to any age. Any family who participates will receive a free NYS Disaster Preparedness Kit which will contain key items to assist individuals in the immediate aftermath of a disaster.
All participants must register in advance at www.prepare.ny.gov. For more information, please call 311.