Indiana County HHSS Faith Team

History

 

2006                    Initial Meeting at IRMC let by Pastor Ken Rudkin and Danny Sacco, IRMC

 

2009                    Workshops for Pastors (D Sacco, T Monroe, S Bond, B Geiger) in Blairsville, Armagh,

                            Indiana and Marion Center

 

2010                    Spring workshop – How Churches Can Help in a Disaster

                            Combined meeting with Emergency Management Coordinators (EMC)

 

2011                    Regional meetings with EMC and pastors in Marion Center, Indiana

                            PODS at churches (Blairsville, Marion Center and Indiana)

 

2012                    Indiana area pastors meeting

                            Meeting with EMC at TUM

 

2013                    Church Safety and Security (2) with EMA and Mike Schmidt

                            Church Safety and Security Plans at Hilltop (T Monroe, J Lucas, and R May)

 

2014                    Safety and Security Plans – Follow up

 

2015                    Post Traumatic Pastoral Care – Dr. May at TUM

                            Father Willie and Dr. May at EMA – Lessons learned from Franklin Regional

 

2016                    Into to Fire and Back – Rev. Monroe, Rev. Himes, Rev. Lucas and Dr. May at Citizen’s (W)

                            Drugs & Alcohol and Community Response – Canon Dr. Jay Geisler

 

2017                    Meeting with LMC at EMA

                            So You want to Help; Churches and Local Disasters – Faith Team presenters

 

2018                    Mental Health Response for Faith Community: Obstacles & Resources – Dr. May

                            Active Shooter/Emergency Preparedness – PSP Greenfield – three sessions (Blairsville,                             Indiana, Marion Center)

 

2019                    Ready or Not? Emergency Preparedness Planning (PSP Greenfield, Rev. Nice, EMA John

                            Pividori, small groups); repeated in Armagh, Advanced Planning (Marion Center,                             Blairsville, Indiana)