HENDERSON, KY, 4/26/21– The Henderson Fire Department is collaborating with the American Red Cross on a project to get more smoke alarms into homes.
The program, called ‘Sound The Alarm’, is set for this Saturday, May 1st from 8:30AM to 12:30PM. This event will be held at the Eastgate Shopping Center on Outer Second Street.
At the event, HFD staff will be present to go over a Home Fire Safety Checklist with interested citizens and to compile a list of names/residences that are in need of smoke alarms.
On a later date, the HFD will visit homes and install the smoke alarms.
Sound The Alarm is a national program of the American Red Cross that strives to educate citizens in at-risk communities about home fire safety, help citizens create their escape plan in the event of fire and partner with fire departments to install smoke alarms.
More information is available at:
MORE INFO: Henderson Fire Department Captain Josh Dixon, 270-831-1270