Disaster & Emergency Preparedness
Cajun Area Agency on Aging, Inc. and the Aging & Disability Resource Center
answered many calls from evacuees of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.
From these calls many lessons were learned on how best
to prepare for potential disasters.
BE PREPARED NOW
Prepare an emergency kit containing the following items:
|Fire Extinguisher |
First Aid Kit
If evacuation is required bring only essential items:
Copies of Paperwork
Click for information on:
Sheltering in Place
Parish Emergency Contact Directory
Planning for Pets a Priority
Lafayette Hurricane Evacuation Routes
If you would like an Emergency Preparedness Readiness Guide,
email Cajun Area Agency on Aging, Inc.
or call (800) 738-2256