Upcoming DHS Webinar: Resources to help houses of worship prepare for emergencies, including active shooter incidents - July 1, 2015

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 1:00pm - 2:15pm

Join the DHS Center for Faith-based & Neighborhood Partnerships for a July 1 webinar, entitled "Resources to help houses of worship prepare for emergencies", at 1PM!

RSVP here.

This webinar is a collaborative effort between the DHS Center for Faith-based & Neighborhood Partnerships, a center of the White House Office of Faith-based & Neighborhood Partnerships and the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help connect faith-based and community organizations with tools, resources, and partners to help prepare their houses of worship for all hazards, including active shooter incidents.

RSVP here.

They also provided a list of resources for you and your congregations:

Free online independent study courses for everyone:

Emergency Operations Planning Resources:

Active Shooter Preparedness Resources:

Friday, June 26, 2015 CPRI Monthly Faith-Based Call, Featuring A Discussion On Aging

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

UPDATE: Tomorrow's call will feature Holly Riley from the Department of Aging and Disability Services!

Don't miss out on Age Well Live Well Resources:


Friday June 26 at 11:00, Texas Impact will host the monthly Community Partner Recruitment Initiative (CPRI) Faith-based call.

In addition to CPRI AmeriCorp VISTAs leading a discussion about the Community Partner Program, Congregational Outreach Director Scott Atnip and Texas Impact staff will talk about other opportunities for local communities of faith to partner with state agencies as part of Texas Impact’s “Better Neighbor” initiative.

This month, a portion of the call will focus on how congregations and people of faith can help connect aging Texans with state and community resources. We look forward to visiting with you on the call and hope you will invite people you know who might be interested.

Time is 11:00AM, Friday, June 26. Dial in: (512) 472-3903, Input 201# at the automatic message, Password 1973#

Better Neighbors | June 2015: Aging in Texas

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Better Neighbor Energy Efficiency Event - June 2015

Wed, 06/03/2015 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Texas Impact is coming to San Antonio to talk about programs to help strengthen our community!

Join us to discuss Energy Efficiency, the Community Partners Program, the Welcoming Communities Initiative, and Congregational Engagement Strategies. You'll get updates from Texas Impact staff, learn how you can help low-income Texan and get an update about local faith-based immigration response in San Antonio.

Time: 7:00 p.m., June 3, 2015

Location: Episcopal Church of Reconciliation
8900 Starcrest Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78217

Better Neighbors | May 2015: Energy Efficiency

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