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Emergency Preparedness Week (EP Week) is a national event held annually. It is coordinated by Public Safety Canada (external link), in collaboration with each province and territory, region and municipality.
The event is celebrated each year during the first week of May. This year’s event takes place from May 1-7, 2016.
Emergencies can happen at any time and your best defense is to be prepared. Emergency Preparedness Week helps raise awareness about how to prepare for an emergency and how to keep your family safe in a crisis. It also helps create safer communities by encouraging people to remember those who may be vulnerable or unable to support themselves during an emergency, including family, friends and neighbours.
Emergency Preparedness Week aims to raise awareness of the three key steps to being prepared for an emergency:
In celebration of EP Week, Halton will run staffed events and set up visual displays at locations throughout the region.
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Halton Region is composed of
the City of Burlington,
the Town of Halton Hills,
the Town of Milton,
and the Town of Oakville .