Community Preparedness: Love, not Fear

We’re often asked for by others throughout the country how to recreate the Bainbridge Prepares organizational model in your own town or urban neighborhood. With that in mind our Founder Scott James recorded the below video with our suggested best practices and the lessons we’ve learned over the past nine years. If you are interested … More Community Preparedness: Love, not Fear

October Wilderness First Responder Training

Bainbridge Island needs you. Our community’s Emergency Management strategy combines the resources of the City of Bainbridge Island, The Bainbridge Island Fire Department, community organizations such as Bainbridge Prepares, and most importantly community volunteers. We need volunteers to complete the Wilderness First Responder training and join the BIEMR Team. As a trained Wilderness First Responder … More October Wilderness First Responder Training

Day Two of Three Days of Preparedness

The Bainbridge Island Emergency Medical Responders answered many questions  today, September 29, at the City- and Bainbridge Prepares-sponsored Three Days of Preparedness Expo held at City Hall. Scores of people attended the event to collect emergency information handouts, gather some free emergency supplies provided by Puget Sound Energy, try out the earthquake simulator (which, by … More Day Two of Three Days of Preparedness