|Posted by anonymous on January 9, 2015 at 7:35 AM||comments (0)|
We are very happy to announce that we have now uploaded the Business Continuity Planning Template to our wewb site. You can find this great tool in the Members Only Area on the Conferences & AGM page for 2014. If you use this document please send us any feedback you may so we can continue to improve.
Jacob D. Hillier
|Posted by anonymous on March 2, 2014 at 1:35 PM||comments (1)|
The following is an overview of Emergency Social Services provided through the DCS. Thank you to Joanne Lawlor who provided this information, and is an Advisory Member and great supporter of SCEPA.
The Department of Community Services' Emergency Social Services (ESS) program is part of a province-wide emergency preparedness network that plans for the unexpected. This may include preparing for natural disasters, such as major storms, hurricanes or floods, technologica...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jacob Hillier on January 2, 2014 at 2:15 PM||comments (0)|
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|Posted by Jacob Hillier on March 14, 2013 at 10:55 AM||comments (2)|
We are very pleased to announe the details of our Annual Conference & AGM, which will be held on May 30th & 31st this year at the Holiday Inn in truro.
We have an exciting line-up of topics this year, which are new, fresh and we feel very current with what is happening in the field today. These topics include:
|Posted by Jacob Hillier on May 4, 2011 at 7:00 AM||comments (2)|
In a country that borders on three oceans and spans six time zones, creating an emergency response system that works for every region is a huge challenge. That's why emergency management in Canada is a shared responsibility. That means everyone has an important role to play, including individuals, communities, governments, the private sector and volunteer organizations.
Basic emergency preparedness starts with each individual. If someone cannot cope, emerg...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jacob Hillier on May 3, 2011 at 6:29 PM||comments (1)|
Natural disasters may be beyond our control, but there are ways to reduce risk and the impact of whatever emergency we might face - whether natural or human-induced.
Emergency Preparedness Wek (May 1-7, 2011) encourages Canadians to be prepared to cope on their own for at the least 72 hours of an emergency while rescue workers help those in urgent need. This special week is a national effort of provincial and terrirorial emergency management organizations, and Public Safety Canada...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Jacob Hillier on May 3, 2011 at 2:54 PM||comments (0)|
The week of May 1-7 is Emergency Preparedness Week, please check back often for more information.
|Posted by Jacob Hillier on May 3, 2011 at 2:34 PM||comments (0)|
Preparing for an emergency is important and something the whole family can do. By taking a few steps, you can become better prepared to face a range of emergencies and minimize the impact on yourselves and your families.
Here are three simple steps to better prepare your family to face a range of emergencies:
|Posted by Jacob Hillier on April 2, 2011 at 4:00 PM||comments (0)|
We are always striving to enhance and expand your networking opportunities and in that spirit we have created a SCEPA 'Group' on the Linkedin website.
Linkedin operates the world's largest professional network on the internet with more than 100 million members in over 200 countires and territories. Roughly one million new members join linkedin every week, at a rate equivalent to a professional joining the site faster than one member per second.
You can find the...Read Full Post »