This 2-day course is designed to equip emergency management staff and voluntary agency personnel with the knowledge and skills necessary to perform as effective Mass Care Coordinators in a broad range of disaster situations. The focus is to enable communities to plan for and manage mass care, leading to increased mass care flexibility at the community level; to greater quality and quantity of local assistance available to professional care organizations such as the Red Cross; and to increased community self-sufficiency. The course is intended for State, tribal and local government emergency management and voluntary agency personnel who provide mass care assistance.
- Elective for Advanced Professional Series certification.
Be ready. Be mobile.
VDEM Ready Virginia Mobile App
Prepare for any type of emergency situation. Find out about disasters in advance with local weather and public health alerts. Locate hurricane evacuation routes and nearby open shelters. Preparing for disasters is one of the most important things you can do for the safety of you and your family. The Ready Virginia app provides you with up-to-the-minute information that affects every Virginian.