The schedule for the 4th annual 3 Days of Preparedness has been announced! We begin on Wednesday, September 26, with two showings of The Geologic Formation of Bainbridge Island, produced by Cameron Snow. Over three distinct parts, the film begins by showcasing the geologic history of Bainbridge Island and the Puget Sound region; next, it addresses the … More 3 Days of Preparedness – dates and film tickets
Hello, Bainbridge Prepares reader! If you weren’t aware, our June 2018 newsletter was sent earlier this week, full of event recommendations, preparedness tips, and island news. Interested? You can access it here. If you missed newsletters from previous months, you can access them all here. While you’re at it, feel free to subscribe to future emails! … More Newsletters
This past April 21, volunteers of all stripes descended upon Bainbridge’s Island Church for a simulated catastrophe. The “catastrophe” was a large-scale earthquake. The Church is one of the Island’s emergency hubs, places scattered around the Island where people will seek medical care, psychological support, animal care, and shelter during such a mass casualty incident. … More WFR’s “rescue” dozens at trauma exercise at Island Church
Taught by our partners Empact Northwest. For more info, see our event link, or visit Empact Northwest’s site. As always, look at our Events calendar for a full roster of upcoming educational events.
In addition to the Psychological First Aid training sessions, the Bainbridge Prepares Psychological First Aid crew is teaming up with the BI Police Department to teach attendees how to de-escalate tense scenarios in times of stress, disaster, and crisis. The session will be held on May 30th from 6-8:30 PM at COBI City Hall. For … More Upcoming Verbal De-escalation training