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Staying Safe as Hurricane Joaquin Nears Eastern US Coast

Please share this with friends & family on east coast of US (per, Red Cross NHQ): The American Red Cross is getting ready to respond to Hurricane Joaquin if needed and urges residents who may be in the path of … Continue reading

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Red Cross Reminder: Check Smoke Alarms When Clocks Spring Forward

Daylight Saving Time is this weekend and when everyone turns their clocks ahead, the American Red Cross reminds them to also take some steps to make sure their household is prepared for emergencies. “It’s important for everyone to make sure … Continue reading

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Red Cross Pillowcase Project: What Will You Take When Emergency Strikes?

By Melissa Watson-Coetzee We can’t stop disasters (though we wish we could) but what we can do is be prepared when disaster strikes.  The Pillowcase Project is an initiative that was inspired by the ingenious children that began using their … Continue reading

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Red Cross Disaster Institute Scheduled for April 24 – May 6

  The Southern Nevada chapter is holding its “Ready To Respond” Disaster Institute from April 24 – May 6, offering one of the most comprehensive course schedules of American Red Cross training available in the country. From the protocols in opening a … Continue reading

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Year End Discount on Red Cross Adult and Pediatric CPR/AED First Aid Training

It’s the time of year when we prepare – prepare for family, prepare for winter, prepare for the holidays, prepare, prepare, prepare…. But part of being prepared also includes knowing what to do in case of an emergency – not … Continue reading

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American Red Cross Safety Tips for Back To School!

Did you ever think the time would come? It’s almost time for the little ones to hit the books again, and the Red Cross has tips for kids AND their parents to make this time that much more special. One … Continue reading

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