Thursday, July 18, 2013

2013 Family Emergency Preparedness Day

On September 21st, 2013, Delaware Citizen Corps will host its 7th Annual Family Emergency Preparedness Day. The event will be held at the Delaware Agriculture Museum and Village, at 866 North Dupont Highway, Dover DE. The event is free to the public, and will be held from 10:00AM-2:00PM, with numerous exhibits and interactive demonstrations available.

See the attached flyer for further information.

Delaware Disaster Assistance Team CERT Class

On July 10th and 11th, the State Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Team, lead by Bob George (Program Manager) and Marny McLee (Training and Outreach Coordinator), taught a CERT class for the Delaware Disaster Assistance Team. DDAT is made up of individuals from museums, libraries and archive organizations throughout the state who are responsible for Disaster Preparedness for their respective groups.   Thirty four members took the class, which was held at the Dover Air Mobility Command Center at Dover Air Force Base.  The point of contact and director for the museum was Mike Leister. The group point of contact is Ms. Pat Young from the University of Delaware.