Community Preparedness
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DC HSEMA has scheduled several emergency preparedness workshops and tabletop exercises for District residents and business owners. We encourage all citizens and businesses to get prepared by participating in one of the scheduled trainings over the next few months.  The schedule for these is posted in the right-hand column as you visit our website.  Please contact the project coordinator at (202) 338-7158 x 202 or e-mail us by clicking on the “contact us” button in the left column.

Mt Pleasant Fire on 2007

Community Preparedness Registration

Community Preparedness Flyer 
Community Preparedness Pamphlet


Business Workshops Registration

Business Disaster?
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Are YOU ready for the NEXT DISASTER? 

Help make sure your community is prepared in the event of a disaster

The District of Columbia Homeland Security Emergency Management Agency (HSEMA) is sponsoring a series of community trainings and exercises to help District neighborhoods be prepared in the event of a disaster.  A series of 14 community exercises and 4 business workshops will be held across the District encompassing all 39 neighborhood clusters established by HSEMA.  To find out if one has been scheduled in your community, see Events on the menu column. You can also register to be notified when these exercises are scheduled in your area.