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Greater North Fair Oaks Disaster Readiness Conference

MIDC and American Red Cross, Bay Area Chapter

Thursday, March 7, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM (PST)

Greater North Fair Oaks Disaster Readiness Conference

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The Greater North Fair Oaks Disaster Readiness Conference is a half day event that is designed to provide personal preparedness tools; training on building mental health and emotional resilience for clients, families and neighbors; emergency planning information; and community resilience resources.

What You Will Get Out of the Conference

  • Emergency preparedness materials and access to resources to continue the learning.
  • Understanding of hazards present in the Greater North Fair Oaks community. 
  • Insight into public and Red Cross functions in a disaster and how agencies can work partner in a coordinated response effort.
  • Best practices on providing emotional support and building resilience amongst your clients, family members, and neighbors during difficult times.
  • Resources on building community resilience.

 Who Should Attend?


Individuals who work at human and social services organizations, health agencies, non-profits, congregations and faith-based organizations, and the private sector who are stakeholders in a disaster response effort.

This conference is focused on the Greater North Fair Oaks community, but all are welcome to attend.

This event is free.  Breakfast and lunch snacks will be provided.

 Don't miss out on this valuable opportunity to learn more about how to increase your preparedness efforts and how to provide the best support for your clients and the ones you care about most, during or after a crisis.

 

Agenda

 

8:00am

Registration and Breakfast

8:30am

Welcoming Remarks

8:40am

Introductions

8:45am

Prepare your Community

9:20am

Hazards Assessment

Jeff L. Norris – District Coordinator, San Mateo County Sheriff's Homeland Security Division & Office of Emergency Services 

9:45am

Superstorm Sandy – Perspective from a Client Caseworker

Client Caseworker, American Red Cross – San Mateo County

10:15am

Break/Networking

10:25am

 Neighbor-to-Neighbor: Coping in Today’s World

Psychological First Aid & Resilience for families, friends, and neighbors

12:35pm

Break/Networking

12:35pm

Resources to Strengthen Community Resilience

12:50pm

Closing:

Evaluations, Q&A

 

 

Have questions about Greater North Fair Oaks Disaster Readiness Conference? Contact MIDC and American Red Cross, Bay Area Chapter
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When & Where


St. Francis’ Siena Youth Center
2625 Marlborough Avenue
Redwood City, CA 94063

Thursday, March 7, 2013 from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM (PST)


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MIDC and American Red Cross, Bay Area Chapter

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