Encinitas CERT to present ‘Are You Ready’ program March 26

CERT volunteers

At 6 p.m. on Monday, March 26, the Encinitas Fire Department and the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) will present the two-hour disaster preparedness program “Are You Ready” at the Encinitas Community and Senior Center, 1140 Oakcrest Drive.

The free program is tailored to address disasters that are likely to affect Encinitas. Detailed steps to take before a disaster strikes will be discussed with the goal of minimizing the effects on homes and families. Materials will be provided that outline the supplies needed to support you and your family’s needs for up to 72 hours.

Encinitas Fire Department-endorsed Home Disaster Preparedness Starter Kits will be available at a reduced price during the training session. Please email RSVP to To learn more about Encinitas CERT, visit