FISHKILL - Rombout Fire Company, in partnership with Taconic Resources for Independence, is hosting a fire prevention seminar for the deaf and hearing-impaired at Rombout Station No. 1, 901 Route 52, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept 12.
The event will teach about fire prevention at home, planning and practicing a fire escape plan and informing the fire department about the special needs of the residents.
Participants will also experience simulated smoke conditions in the fire prevention smoke trailer.
A representative from the Dutchess County Emergency Response Center will talk about the Sorenson Video Relay Service used by the dispatch center.
Two sign language translators will be present.
Contact Kevin Barry at 845-797-3667 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org