A resilient community is where people know each other, are connected and involved, and have a strong sense of community pride. Knowing who your neighbours are, being involved in your local community groups and events, and being committed to your community will make you someone most likely to both cope well during an emergency event, and bounce back afterwards.
Here are some ways to be involved in your community:
We all belong to different groups due to our individual interests and circumstances. These groups are known as communities of interest. Examples may include:
In an emergency you may also communicate and help others within these communities, as well as in your local neighbourhood.
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