July 11, 2016

Beat the Heat! Resources to Prepare for Extremely Hot Weather


Beat the Heat! Resources to Prepare for Extremely Hot Weather

 

This blog post from the Administration for Community Living --"Be prepared for extreme heat" - provides resources and tools for community-based organizations to prepare the public for extreme heat situations: the Extreme Heat Social Media Toolkit, Extreme Heat Public Service Announcements, and the Extreme Heat Infographic (PDF). The HHS emPOWER Map features the monthly total of Medicare beneficiaries with electricity-dependent equipment claims at the U.S. state, territory, county, and zip code level to identify the areas and populations that may be impacted and at risk for power outages.