CANCELLED - Are You Prepared for an Emergency?
Monday September 17, 2018
6:30 PM until 7:30 PM
SORRY, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED
September is National Preparedness Month
Join Joseph Burnett, Director of Safety, Security and Emergency Preparedness, Griffin Hospital, and Brienne Lenart, Brie Lenart, volunteer Deputy Director of Emergency Management, City of Derby, as they discuss the different kinds of disasters that can happen in our area and learn how you can prepare ahead of time to handle emergency situations. They will provide displays of an emergency food cache display and show you ways that you can reach out for help during a disaster.
Brienne Lenart has over fifteen years of experience in the emergency management field. She has been employed by the Yale New Haven Health System Center for Emergency Preparedness and Response for eight years where she as an emergency preparedness planning and exercise professional. She has supported emergency preparedness efforts in numerous states and one territory. Ms. Lenart holds Master’s Degrees in National Security and Public Safety and Emergency Management from the University of New Haven.
Co-sponsored by the City of Derby’s Office of Emergency Management and Griffin Hospital’s Community Health Resource Center.
Space is limited so registration is required online beginning August 20 or by calling the Reference Desk at 203-736-1482.
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Special Note: This event will not appear on the Derby Public Library calendar because it is marked either PRIVATE or PENDING.