Training Event Details
Iowa Children and Youth in Disasters Summit
The purpose of this summit is to raise awareness of the needs of children in disasters and identify the resources that currently exist in Iowa to meet those needs. It will also provide information from local, state, and federal experts and allow participants opportunity for networking and information sharing. Participants are encouraged to bring business cards, agency information, or any other materials that will provide information regarding their agency's services.
Course Target Audience:
Anyone working with children or youth or anyone responsible for the oversight of programs or institutions that cater specifically to children or youth.
Registration is open from 7:30-8:30
Lunch will be provided from 12-1pm
There is no cost for attendance
Summit begins at 8:30 covering these topics:
*Introduction to Emergency Management
*Threats To Children in Disasters and the Need for Reunification Planning
*Children in Disasters - FEMA
*Psychological Needs of Children in Disasters
*Summary of the Mass Care Exercise Scenario Discussion - New Madrid Seismic Zone
*Little Sioux Boy Scout Camp
9/16/2016 through 9/16/2016
8:30 AM to 4:00 PM each day
Fred Maytag Scout Center
6123 Scout Trail
County and Region:
POLK - Region: 1
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129 out of 200 seats remaining
Cristie Duric and Beth Lewis