Recent incidents have raised awareness of the need to plan for and coordinate sheltering and mass care operations. This workshop aimed to share best practices in sheltering and mass care operations and stress the importance of collaboration among emergency management professionals and sheltering and mass care organizations. Click the links below to access the workshop presentation and products, including the Shelter and Mass Care Plan Assessment Tool and the Shelter and Mass Care Resources List.
Shelter and Mass Care Peer Planning Workshop Presentation: This includes all of the slides for the day, as well as contact information for the speakers and panelists.
Shelter and Mass Care Plan Assessment Tool: This document includes great suggestions to improve your plan if you have one or begin developing your plan if you do not.
Shelter and Mass Care Resource List: This document includes additional resources, guidance, and references on shelter and mass care to guide your planning efforts.