FNESS is proud to have partnered with Indigenous Services Canada to deliver a National Winter Home Fire Safety Campaign to First Nation communities across Canada. The intent of the campaign is to create community-based awareness of home fire hazards encountered during the winter months and learn how to mitigate hazards to keep your families safe.
Applications will be received starting December 9, 2022 until March 31, 2023 on a first come, first serve basis until funding is exhausted.
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 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 email@example.com
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 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…
Welcome to the September 2022 edition of the FNESS newsletter – the quarterly responder! Click on the newsletter image to download.
Wildland Firefighter Training Now Available! Download application form here. Any questions, please contact Quentin Nelson at firstname.lastname@example.org Send completed applications to email@example.com
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.
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.