BBS In The Community
Assistance for Brits Impacted by the California Fire
There is no doubt that all of our members have heard about the fires that are drastically impacting many areas of California. Our hearts go out to the communities devastated by these disasters.
If you are aware of any Brits impacted, we ask that you remember that the BBS may be able to provide compassionate relief.
If any Brits are looking for help, we want them to be able to find us.
Do You Have A Plan?
As expats living on the West Coast, we enjoy the lifestyle offered by the beautiful landscape, but we should never ignore the potential risks posed by natural disasters. The BBS website details a range of resources to help you stay informed and prepare. Follow these simple steps now to ensure that you will able to respond if the time comes:
- Sign up to receive local public safety alerts via Nixle.com
- Visit the Ready.GOV list detailing preparedness items to store at home
- PG&E Emergency Supply List
- Discuss an evacuation plan with your family and loved ones
This is the time to research, have important discussions and be ready.