Programs & Events

Catastrophe Readiness Clearinghouse Programs & Events

Regional & Other Trainings & Events

Adelphi University Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management

AHRC, Nassau is offering a free, on-site disaster planning training for Special Needs agencies throughout both Nassau and Suffolk counties (New York). This presentation is geared towards organizations who serve the developmentally disabled and handicapped populations, as well as mental health agencies and nursing and assisted living facilities. For more information, you may contact for a list of upcoming trainings.

Suffolk County OEM Offering Valuable Resource
Suffolk County Office of Emergency Management is offering Suffolk County organizations, groups and businesses a free, on-site Hurricane Preparedness Presentation (also available in Spanish). To schedule a presentation, please contact 631-852-4900.


Volunteer Opportunities

Pet Safe needs volunteers! Contact them at their new office in Garden City at 516-676-0808. Office is now located at 1225 Franklin Avenue, Garden City NY.

When Disaster Strikes…How to Donate or Volunteer Successfully!
Brochure prepared by FEMA and the National VOAD and released August 2007

Nassau County Department of Health’s Medical Reserve Corps is Looking for Volunteers
The Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is a national network of volunteers dedicated to ensuring hometown security. MRC volunteers include medical and public health professionals, such as physicians, nurses, pharmacists, dentists, veterinarians and other related healthcare professionals. Volunteers are a valuable resource for medical evaluation, patient triage, vaccination, and distribution of medication during an emergency. For more information, contact: or 516-571-3231.