Places of Worship Exercises Package

Across the United States, we congregate in faith-based venues to worship, learn, play, and bond as a community. However, public gatherings are vulnerable, and adversaries may perceive houses of worship as attractive targets where they can inflict mass casualties, cause substantial psychological impacts, and draw extensive media coverage.

The tabletops in this package address Active Shooter, Explosion, Flood-Recovery, Utility Failure and Sheltering Operations and are a great set of topics for church and places of worship leaders to start a discussion on preparedness . 

DHS Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships and Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)  has established a website for faith-based organizations that serves as a “one-stop shop” for information on available Federal tools, resources, and assistance:

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