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Safely Dispose of Unwanted Prescription Drugs

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By not promptly and properly disposing of unwanted and expired prescription medications in your home, you are taking a chance that they could be stolen or abused, by either a family member or visitors. You can turn them in to be safely destroyed at over 40 locations on Prescription Drug Take Back Day this Saturday […]

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CERT members use a backboard to carry a mock victim to a triage station during a training exercise.

Trained Citizens Put Skills to Test in Disaster Scenario

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More than a hundred emergency response volunteers from throughout San Diego County assisted “victims” of a simulated explosion during a test of their skills at Cuyamaca College over the weekend. Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) members are residents certified in basic emergency skills such as putting out small fires, triage and minor search and rescue. Twice […]

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VIDEO: Intergenerational Games Unite the Young and the Young at Heart

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The Chula Vista Training Center welcomed youth along with older adults in the community to experience the fun of the 15th Annual South Bay Intergenerational Games. This half-day event pairs older adults with 3rd grade students for an unforgettable experience of fun, fitness, and intergenerational connection. Almost 100 older adults joined third-graders for physical challenges such […]