DHS Center for Faith-based & Neighborhood Partnerships: Presence and Insights into Implementing "Whole Community" Preparedness and Response
Writer Ed Peaco takes you inside Communities Organized to Respond in Emergencies (C.O.R.E.) in Miami Dade County, Florida, the aftermath of the Tucson shootings, military and non-military chaplaincy, and Dave Fair's take on the Annual National Capitol Region Interagency Chaplain Conference.
Bound by Duty: Our Urban Shield Heroes Shine
The dark morning sky begins to lighten as vehicles arrive by 0500 to the Regional Training Center in Dublin, California. Is there a chill in the air, or is it the anticipation of great expectations? With nearly a year of planning, the annual Urban Shield full-scale exercise (FSE) will again become a chapter in our nation's history.
Chaplains Receive Encouragement: From High-Ranking Officials
I was privileged this summer to attend the 5th Annual National Capitol Region Interagency Chaplain Conference held at Ft. McNair, Washington D.C., titled, Not Quickly Broken—Post Traumatic Stress Mitigation and Alleviation-Movements in Theory and Practice. It was hosted by Major General Karl R. Horst, Commanding General of United States Northern Command, Joint Force Headquarters-National Capitol Region.