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Saanich Emergency Program

Municipal Preparedness

The District of Saanich has an Emergency Plan Bylaw which outlines the local legislative framework for our municipal emergency plan.

Get Prepared

Are you ready?
Personal Emergency Preparedness Handbook

Get Involved

Volunteer for the Saanich Emergency Program.

Types of Emergencies

Earthquakes, tsunamis, severe storms, pandemic, wild fire and urban fires.

What's New?


FREE Emergency Preparedness Presentations

When disaster strikes, your chances of staying safe, healthy and comfortable are much better if you are prepared. This 90-minute presentation offers the information you need to prepare yourself and your family to survive on your own for up to 7 days after any type of disaster. Each household participating in the presentation will receive a free workbook to help with emergency planning.

Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 7-8:30 p.m.

Saanich Commonwealth Place, 4636 Elk Lake Drive

Register for Course # 770855  at 250-475-7600

To arrange a 1-hour presentation for your Block Watch, church, strata, neighbourhood or other Saanich group,  call 250-475-7140 or e-mail sep@saanich.ca

VOLUNTEER WITH US

Are you interested in emergency preparedness and helping your community? We are looking for individuals to volunteer with the Saanich Emergency Program. Enhance your own preparedness and learn skills to assist others during an emergency or disaster. We are recruiting for positions in Emergency Social Services and Emergency Radio Communications. All training provided.

VOLUNTEER INFORMATION SESSION

Thursday, June 9, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

Gordon Head Recreation Centre

4100 Lambrick Way

For questions or to rsvp, please contact us:

sep@saanich.ca or 250-475-7140

                                                                           

The Quake Cottage coming to Victoria!

The Quake Cottage is similar to an amusement park ride. 

Strap in and safely experience an 8.0 magnitude earthquake!

May 18th at University of Victoria

(McPherson Library, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.)

May 21st at Mayfair Mall

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

 

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FREE Emergency Preparedness Presentations

When disaster strikes, your chances of staying safe, healthy and comfortable are much better if you are prepared. This 90-minute presentation offers the information you need to prepare yourself and your family to survive on your own for up to 7 days after any type of disaster. Each household participating in the presentation will receive a free workbook to help with emergency planning.

 

Wednesday, March 30, 2016, 7-8:30 p.m.

G.R. Pearkes Recreation Centre, 3100 Tillicum Road

Register for Course # 733204 at 250-474-5400

 

Wednesday, April 20, 2016, 7-8:30 p.m.

Gordon Head Recreation Centre, 4100 Lambrick Way

Register for Course # 745404 at 250-475-7100

 

To arrange a 1-hour presentation for your Block Watch, church, strata, neighbourhood

or other Saanich group, call 250-475-7140 or e-mail SEP@saanich.ca

 

 

Volunteer Information Session

VOLUNTEER WITH US

Are you interested in emergency preparedness and helping your community? We are looking for individuals to volunteer with the Saanich Emergency Program. Enhance your own preparedness and learn skills to assist others during an emergency or disaster. We are recruiting for positions in Emergency Social Services and Emergency Radio Communications. All training provided.

The Saanich Emergency Program is hosting a

Volunteer Information Session

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

7:00 p.m.

Cedar Hill Recreation Centre

3220 Cedar Hill Road

Senior Wing

For questions or to rsvp, please contact sep@saanich.ca or 250-475-7145

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Last modified: May 05, 2016