Emergency Preparedness

Individual Citizens and families have the first level of responsibility for educating and preparing themselves and their households for emergencies. Personal preparedness can be the difference between being a survivor and being a victim in a disaster.

Take the Emergency Preparedness Quiz

Let this 72 Hour Emergency Preparedness Guide help you and your family plan and build a 72 hour emergency kit.


Sandbags are available for sale to residents of the Town of Lumsden, please call the municipal office at 731-2404 for further information.

Additional Information:

72 Hour Emergency Preparedness Guide

Pets and Emergency Preparedness

Emergency Flood Damage Reduction Program Information

SaskPower – Flood Safety Recommendations

Electrical Safety

Gas Safety

Homeowners Guide – Flood Preparation

How to Build a Sandbag Wall

Suggested Mitigative Actions – Water Security Agency

Canadian Red Cross-Guide to Flood Recovery

Water Security Agency’s website: www.wsask.ca

Visit http://getprepared.gc.ca for more helpful information!

Is your community flood ready?  Check in with the Government of Canada’s “Flood Ready Campaign