Tue, Oct 20|
Emergency Preparedness with COVID-19 Considerations
COVID-19 causes additional challenges for emergency preparedness due to social distancing, and health and safety considerations. Hear from an RSC and an Emergency Management Director on how you can help residents and your site prepare.
Time & Location
Oct 20, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM EDT
About the event
EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS WITH COVID-19 CONSIDERATIONS
PRESENTED BY KAREN FUTOMA, JEFF MCKENNA & MEGHAN MANKE
Tracks: Elderly/Disabled, Famliy/Youth, Professional Development, Supervisory/Management
HUD Category: Crisis Prevention and Intervention (Additional Recommended Training Area)
COVID-19 causes additional challenges for emergency preparedness due to social distancing, and health and safety considerations. We will hear from Jeff McKenna, an RSC about how a community put their emergency plans into action
following a recent damaging storm, that included vulnerable residents at his housing development/s.
We will also hear from Meghan Manke, Emergency Management Director for the Town of Newington. Helpful resource materials will be shared.
Sponsored by CHFA, MassHousing, MaineHousing, NH Housing, RI Housing and VHFA.