Resources for Church Safety Programs and Practices

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Diocesan Resources

Equipment

Federal and Local Handbooks

ALICE Site

Other Links

Miscellaneous

Diocesan Resources

Risk Management Committee
Safety Checklist for Church Properties (in MS Word)
Emergency Plan Worksheets (in MS Word)
 

Equipment

Emergency response (trauma) bag
AED (Defibrillator)
Fire Extinguishers and Smoke Alarms

Wheelchair
Gently-used wheelchairs will be gratefully accepted.
Please drop your donation off at church for distribution as needed.

Federal and Local Handbooks

FEMA – Developing Emergency Operations for Houses of Worship
   
Homeland Security – Active Shooter Response Guidlines
NYPD – Active Shooter Research and Recommendations

ALICE Site

ALICE Training for Houses of Worship

Other Links

A Pastor’s Church Safety Program
FEMA – Resources to Protect Your House of Worship
FEMA – Prepare-a-thon (disaster preparedness tips and practices)
texas.gov Disaster Preparedness Portal
U.S. Dept. of Justice – Community Relations (incl. disaster fraud)
Fort Worth PD video training for individuals in active shooter situations (please allow 5 minutes to load video)
Citizen AID emergency response training and supplies // download app from your app store
 

 

Miscellaneous

FEMA – Family Emergency Contact ChartChildren’s Worksheet
   
Poster: First Aid for Wounds