Please register at this link https://signup.com/go/bbrqoRf Welcome! Stop the Bleed, a national program developed by trauma experts, is designed to teach people simple techniques to stop life-threatening bleeding. A one-hour presentation is followed by hands-on practice packing wounds and applying tourniquets. The presentation includes a 10-minute video on surviving an active shooter situation. While active […]
The Meadowbrook Hub will be holding a practice of their hub operations on this day, and will practice as they are responding to a Seattle Fault earthquake. Volunteers welcome and “community actors” are needed, please stop by and lend a hand!
Smoke from wildfires is a growing public health concern in Seattle. Join the City of Seattle for a free resource fair to find out how the City and our regional public health partners are ensuring our region is prepared for wildfire smoke this summer Attending will be the American Lung Association, the Pacific Science Center, […]
Visit the Lake City and Meadowbrook Hubs emergency preparedness table at the “Influence of the Confluence” fair, just west of the Meadowbrook Pond. They will have information about the hubs in the NE part of Seattle and preparedness tips and materials. (Meadowbrook Pond is across the street from the Meadowbrook Community Center)
Hold the date for this important field exercise! This is when multiple hubs and ACS Sector Teams across the city mobilize to practice their response to a major disaster. The scenario for 2019 is a earthquake on the Seattle Fault; more details of participating hubs coming soon.
An Urban Skills Fair is an event where you can visit multiple skill and information teaching booths, designed to help you be prepared for emergencies and learn skills that you can use in any situation where normal life is interrupted. Join the volunteers from the West Seattle Emergency Communications Hubs and the West Seattle TimeBank […]
From the Seattle Office of Emergency Management: Join us for our May 2019 Disaster Book Club event! In April, we will be reading Rebecca Solnit’s “A Paradise Built in Hell: The Extraordinary Communities That Arise in Disaster.” Using case studies and personal experiences, Melanie Cole from the Seattle Office of Emergency Management will be there […]
The Madison Park Community Council will host a Seattle Neighbors Actively Prepare (SNAP) organizing speaker at monthly meeting on Monday, May 6, 2019, 7:00-8:30. This will be a follow up event to their March 18 Community wide emergency preparedness event. Come learn how to organize your block to be ready to respond and help each other in the event of disaster. […]