It’s hurricane season. As we brace for these large storms along the coast, other parts of the US are battling the unexpected: wildfires and extreme heat waves in the west. The time to prepare for the unexpected is before it happens. Most don’t anticipate or plan for these types of disasters, but consider the following hypotheticals:
- Does your mother with Alzheimer's have aides who know what to do if the electricity goes out in her building (like during Superstorm Sandy)?
- Can your uncle in a wheelchair be easily evacuated in the case of a fire?