M.E.M.A. stresses the four steps to preparedness as ":get informed,": ":make a plan,": ":make a kit,": and ":maintain your plan and kit.":
Rayna Leibowitz of M.E.M.A. says the elderly and the disabled are among the most vulnerable. Saying that for that demographic having a support network of family or friends is vital.
":If people are prepared, informed, if they make a kit, if they have a plan they weather the storm so much better.":
To find out more about how to prepare yourself for emergencies you can log onto www.maineprepares.com or call 211.