Three Day Long Term Recovery Workshop


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Presented by Oregon Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (ORVOAD)

Recovery is one of the areas in disasters where citizens can AND DO offer the most assistance and have the greatest impact.Work with and learn from some of the most experienced recovery work professionals from across the country in this indispensable 3-day Long Term Recovery Workshop.

  • Recovery Needs Assessments – World Repair (formerly known as Church Reformed World Relief Committee
  • Long Term Recovery Committee Development – Presbyterian Disaster Assistance
  • Case Management and Training -United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR)
  • Coordinated Assistance Network, CAN – American Red Cross
  • Fund Raising, Contributions and Fiduciary – A panel facilitated by the Episcopal Church and includes Lutheran Disaster Response, United Methodist / UMCOR and Catholic Charities
  • Skilled Labor: building and repairs – Mennonite Disaster Services, World Repair, Church of the Brethren, Habitat for Humanity
  • Unskilled Labor: Debris removal on private property, mucking out, chain saw work
  • Long Term Recovery Donations and warehousing – Adventist Community Services
  • The role of local government in Long Term Recovery, permits/ inspections/ land use
  • Mitigation in Recovery – Hazard Mitigation Office
  • Building Recovery Partnerships and Donations Management Lessons Learned – Lewis County Washington Emergency Management
  • The role of the business community in support of voluntary agency disaster relief
  • Community Organizations Active in Disasters
  • Presentation of National Disaster Recovery Framework and Emergency Support Function 14
  • A peek at the upcoming May 2013 Annual National VOAD Conference at the Portland Hilton