Wash Your Hands, Don’t Spread the Flu!

Story and photos by Beth Bernhardt, American Red Cross The Flu is back and all of us need to be better about washing our hands to avoid spreading germs. According to the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, in this flu season, we have had nearly 1,200 people hospitalized and 1 child fatality. The Read more about Wash Your Hands, Don’t Spread the Flu![…]

Tips to Help Keep Trick-or-Treaters Safe this Halloween

Red Cross of Colorado & Wyoming, October 29, 2018 — Halloween, one of the most popular holidays in this country, is just days away. Little witches, ghosts, pirates and superheroes will soon take to the streets for trick-or-treat fun, and the American Red Cross has tips to help everyone stay safe while enjoying the festivities. Here Read more about Tips to Help Keep Trick-or-Treaters Safe this Halloween[…]

Be Red Cross Ready – Creating a 72-hour emergency kit – Part 1

September is National Preparedness Month and we in Colorado like to stay prepared for just about anything. Putting together a disaster kit my sound daunting but in reality it is a simple process that can be turned into a family learning experience. This week we will take a look at creating a 72-hour kit in Read more about Be Red Cross Ready – Creating a 72-hour emergency kit – Part 1[…]