Do you know what to do before, during and after a flood? We have compiled a list of flood resources you and your community can refer to. Download the resources here.
FNESS is Offering FREE On-line ESS Training Sessions
FNESS is pleased to announce that we are offering FREE on-line Emergency Support Services (ESS) training sessions every Thursday 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm starting November 2022. Download poster for details. If you are interested in attending or require more information, please contact FNESS Training Team at firstname.lastname@example.org
FNESS Fire Prevention Youth Bootcamp on Global News!
Click on the link below to view GlobalNews BC footage on the FNESS Fire Prevention Youth Bootcamp. https://globalnews.ca/video/rd/43ba2914-50df-11ed-bcd1-0242ac110007/?jwsource=cl
Call for Applications Open: ISC EM Non-Structural Mitigation & Preparedness Program
Call for applications now open. NO DEADLINE TO APPLY. Indigenous Services Canada: Emergency Management Non-Structural Mitigation and Preparedness program call for applications: 2022 to 2023 The Emergency Management Assistance Program (EMAP) provides funding to First Nations communities so they can build resiliency, prepare for natural hazards and respond using the 4 pillars of emergency management: mitigation preparedness response recovery EMAP supports non-structural…
FNESS Newsletter – the quarterly responder – September 2022
Welcome to the September 2022 edition of the FNESS newsletter – the quarterly responder! Click on the newsletter image to download.
FNESS Wildland Firefighter Training Available
Wildland Firefighter Training Now Available! Download application form here. Any questions, please contact Quentin Nelson at email@example.com Send completed applications to firstname.lastname@example.org
EMBC – 2022 Helpful Links and Resources
Emergency Management BC has provided a Helpful Links and Resources document which includes: Emergency and Preparedness Resources Heat Response Resources WIldfire Resources Emergency Management Support to First Nations Travel Information Resources for Evacuees Other Useful Contact Numbers Download the document here.
2023 FireSmart Webinar – Register via UBCM website
July 14, 2022 — 2023 FireSmart Webinar – register via UBCM website The link has caused some issues for a few folks. Please register for the webinar via our website: https://www.ubcm.ca/cri/firesmart-community-funding-supports In case you haven’t registered yet – https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_MteNxm8aQoSfbR2tov-1JQ Feel free to share the invite with any potential applicants. Union of BC Municipalities will run a second one in early October.
2022 Flood and Wildfire Resources
Do you know what to do before, during and after a flood or wildfire? We have compiled a list of flood and wildfire resources you and your community can refer to. FNESS 2022 Flood Resources – Before, During and After a Flood FNESS 2022 Wildfire Resources – Before, During and After a Wildfire
Funding Announcement from UBCM
Applications are currently being accepted for the Community Emergency Preparedness Fund – Extreme Heat Risk Mapping, Assessment and Planning Stream. The Community Emergency Preparedness Fund has added a new funding stream for Extreme Heat Risk Mapping, Assessment, and Planning. The application deadline is June 24, 2022. The intent of the Extreme Heat Risk Mapping, Assessment, and Planning funding stream is to…