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Emergency Cards
Where to Find Emergency Cards
The distinctive 5" x 8" emergency information cards are available at:

Emergency Card

  • Fire stations 
  • Home health care organizations 
  • The Area Agency on Aging
  • Other health care providers
  • Other agencies that focus on senior citizens and youth
  • A variety of public education events
Advantages to Using Emergency Cards
The cards allow individuals to enter vital personal, family, and medical information. The use of emergency cards has the following advantages:
  • When affixed with magnets to the refrigerator, they provide easy reference and retrieval by public safety personnel.
  • The cards provide important information for patient medical care, much like the Vial of Life program did many years ago and medical alert wrist bracelets do now.
  • They are easy to find in a highly visible location and more apt to be kept current.