The following is a release from FEMA:
Join the FEMA Individual and Community Preparedness Division for a webinar focused on engaging the public on disaster preparedness and resilience efforts serving youth.
Date: Thursday, February 4, 2016
Time: 3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. (ET)
Bruce Lockwood, Acting Captain, Emergency Management Division, East Hartford Fire Department, CT; Former Commissioner, National Commission on Children and Disasters
Hilary Palotay, American Red Cross
Jane Shovlin, AzHOSA
Sarah Thompson, Save the Children
Captain Rob Tosatto, Medical Reserve Corps
FEMA’s mission is to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustain and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from and mitigate all hazards.
About the Individual and Community Preparedness Division
The Individual and Community Preparedness Division is part of the National Preparedness Directorate (NPD). NPD provides the doctrine, programs, and resources to prepare the Nation to prevent, protect, mitigate, respond to and recover from disasters while minimizing the loss of lives, infrastructure, and property.