Skip to main navigation Skip to site navigation Skip to content

Maine Access to Inclusive Education Resources

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Disaster Preparedness 101: G.E.A.R. Webinar

November 19, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


GEAR parent network logo: 3 Cog wheels and program nameDisaster Preparedness 101: Families Prepare and Empower Themselves to Persevere Through Traumatic Events and Unexpected Disaster

G.E.A.R. Parent Network Webinar: When disaster strikes, will you be ready?  Flooding, blizzards, high wind, and intense storms with power outages are common disasters in Maine. This workshop focuses on the reactions and needs of children and adolescents in times of unexpected tragedy. This workshop focuses on the responses and needs of children and adolescents in times of unforeseen disasters. Participants will learn how to engage their communities and emergency teams to effectively respond to the unique health and well-being needs of their children and youth. Families will begin to plan and prepare for emergency evacuation and learn strategies to make the unforeseen event more bearable and less traumatic.

Presented by Shannon Boyorak, Regional Parent Support Coordinator.

Register or call 1 (800) 264-9224

Changes such as location, date, or time can change without being updated here. Check with the source of the event for any updated information. 


November 19, 2020
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:


G.E.A.R Parent Network
View Organizer Website