Disaster Preparedness Resources are available from Diocesan, Federal, State and Church Insurance organizations. In order to assist parishes in preparing for disasters we have gathered the following resources:
Diocese of South Carolina Parish Disaster Preparation and Response Guide
Disasters - General
Province IV Disaster Relief Manual
FEMA Disaster Information
The Church Pension Group provides a Property Loss Form (long form) as well as a Quick Report Form (shor form).
The American Red Cross
Disasters - Hurricane Related
Hurricane hazards come in many forms: storm surge, high winds, tornadoes, and flooding. This means it is important for your congregation to have a plan that includes all of these hazards. The first step is to have an emergency preparedness team which includes the Rector, the Senior Warden, the Junior Warden, the Parish Administrator and other property-minded parishioners.
Mitigating Compound Water Damage an article from the Church Pension Group.
Disasters - H1N1
H1N1 Resources from Church World Service