City Volunteers - C.E.R.T.

"Residential Programs" Page:

·         LifeAlert Tab

o   This program is an emergency monitoring system that gets help with a button worn by the adult.  Trained dispatchers can send help quickly, whether it is a local family member or the fire department.  A monthly fee applies.  Contact us at IFD or Jenny Flynn at the Civic Center for more information.

·         Residential Knox Box Program Tab

o   This program allows our firefighters and paramedics quick access into your home without causing damage in emergency situations.  One time fee applies.  Contact us at IFD for more information or to fill out an application.

·         Emergency Beacons Tab

o   This porch light blinks to help us locate your house quickly in the event of an emergency.  Stop by the fire station for more information and to pick up your light.

·         Smoke Detector Installations Tab

o   If you have purchased and cannot install your smoke detectors, IFD can assist you with that installation.  Call the station to schedule a time.

·         Blood Pressure Checks Tab

o   Paramedics are on duty and can take your blood pressure anytime.

·         Home Safety Evaluations Tab

o   A free program where our firefighters will evaluate your home for common hazards, check your smoke and CO detectors for functionality, and offer suggestions regarding fire safety.  A free CO detector is installed if the homeowner has proof of a furnace check within the last 12 months.