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National Preparedness Month occurs each September to raise awareness and strengthen resilience against the effects of disasters and emergencies.
Preparedness for disasters takes prior planning. Here is valuable information to help you know what to do before, during and after an emergency.
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them are Veterans themselves.
Get more resources at VeteransCrisisLine.net.
Last updated March 11, 2015
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