Disaster and Emergency Preparedness and Management
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CREATING A SELF RELIANT ROCKAWAY COMMUNITY
Through the growth of Rockaway’s CERT and Community Outreach Specialists Ready Rockaway is committed to educating the community on personal emergency preparedness.
BUILDING AND STRENGTHENING RELATIONSHIPS WITH EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS PARTNERS
The mission of Ready Rockaway is to bring together the Rockaway Peninsula’s emergency preparedness and community partners to assess community hazard vulnerability; conduct collaborative planning; educate the local population; and arrange for available resources as needed to support emergency preparedness.
COMMUNITY OUTREACH SPECIALISTS
Ready Rockaway collaborates with World Care Centers to provide disaster response training to the Ready Rockaway community. Training has been provided in the community and is also offered online. Empowering communities to prepare for respond to, and recover from disasters through training, support, and coordination
Collaborate. Prepare. Recover.
More information about online training can also be accessed through their website World Cares Center www.worldcares.org
CONTINUITY OF OPERATIONS
Ready Rockaway is determined to plan how the Rockaway Peninsula can operate during a man-made or natural disaster. Additionally, the overall goal is to see how quickly Rockaway Peninsula returns to its daily activities.
HEALTHCARE COALITION FY 2011
Ready Rockaway is committed to expanding the Healthcare Coalition by creating MOU’s between ALL healthcare facilities on the Rockaway Peninsula. The Healthcare Coalition will serve as an information clearinghouse for healthcare institution data which will provide information to the state and city agencies, which encourages communication. Additionally, Ready Rockaway will create an Emergency Operation Plan (EOP) and provide trainings and drills on a regular basis to promote sound awareness of the plan and ensure it is operational when an actual event occurs.
HEALTHCARE EVACUATION COORDINATION CENTER (HECC) FY 2011
READY ROCKAWAY is dedicated to staffing and equipping the HECC. Upon completion of this, Ready Rockaway will host periodic trainings and drills throughout the Rockaway Peninsula. FY 2011 (being updated for FY 2018)
READY ROCKAWAY/HEALTHY ROCKAWAY
Weather International Nation https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aFL0rCCwuEQ&t=2s