Basic Disaster Training 101
Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

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Sun City Center UMC
1210 Del Webb Blvd. W.
Sun City Center, FL 33573

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This training provides an introduction to the unique and important role that faith community plays in disaster mitigation, preparation and response. You will hear practical suggestions about how you and your church can respond to disaster in your community in cooperation with other churches, emergency management officials and the Disaster Recovery Ministry of the Conference. You will learn the value of communication and collaboration in meeting the needs of disaster survivors and recall the importance of being the church in the midst of crisis.

There is no cost for this training; however, REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED for planning purposes.

Check in begins at 9:30AM and lunch is provided.

For more information, please visit or contact Pam Garrison, Disaster Response Coordinator, at (800) 282-8011 ext. 148 or

This training is required before going on to take specialized training in Early Response and/or Spiritual Response.

Donate here to the Florida Conference Hurricane Irma Fund to help churches and the neighborhoods that surround them. Volunteer to bring yourself or a team to help with the recovery.

Contact Us

The Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church

450 Martin L King Jr Ave
Lakeland, FL 33815

(863) 688-5563 or toll free (800) 282-8011