The Decibels Foundation

Emergency Preparedness for the Deaf

Saturday, May 20, 2017 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Blackburn Hall, 30 Stone Street, Walpole, MA 02081
Description: Invitation to Deaf and Hard of Hearing Community

Learn what emergency responders do.
Learn what services are available.
Learn how to be best prepared for emergencies.

Guest speakers
Hands on training for adults
Children’s materials will be available.
This is a chance to ask questions and learn.

Come see, touch, get in! Fire trucks, Ambulances, Police cruisers, and Police Motorcycles
Come see equipment used by the Departments, ask questions
K-9 police dog demonstration (including a takedown and drug sniffing)

Talk with the representatives from:
Walpole Fire Department, Police Department, and EMS (Emergency Medical Services), FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency), Massachusetts State Police, and others

ASL Interpreters, CDI, and CART will be provided.
Lunch will be provided (12noon) through generous donations from local restaurants and pizza shops.

Contact Erik Bailey Cell: 978-289-8228 Email:
John Buccieri, Jr. Text: 352-653-8247 Email: