The Menlo Park Disaster Preparedness Committee is intended to bring neighborhood networks, CERT leaders, business and organizational stakeholders together to prepare our community for a disaster. The committee will be based on FEMA's Citizens Corps Council program (see attached guide) that includes CERT and other preparedness programs, and will benefit from the expertise of the Menlo Park Fire Protection District.
Promote family disaster preparedness
Promote CERT training
Utilize existing neighborhood, education and social groups/networks
Identify ways groups and businesses can help before disaster strikes
Identify deployment framework
Plan community recovery
The meeting will follow the Fire District's CERT Advisory Committee that starts at 6pm in the same Oak Room.
When & Where
City of Menlo Park