The Waterfront Festival benefits the community disaster preparedness
and safety education programs of the Alexandria Chapter of the American Red Cross.
This week's Las Vegas deployment proved the practicality of the freestanding blue, orange and white hospital structure for community disaster preparedness
One of the first things you can do is contact your local emergency management office or American Red Cross chapter and ask for the community disaster preparedness
Led by over 5,000 volunteers and 120 employees, and supported by community donations, the Dallas Area Red Cross last year provided disaster relief to 759 Dallas area families affected by more than 600 disasters, trained more than 200,000 people in lifesaving skills and community disaster preparedness
We believe this guidance manual can advance regional and community disaster preparedness
by serving as a template for regional planning in other states," Miller says.