The 6th Annual Whole Community Resilience Summit was recently held at the Salvation Army Southwest Division headquarters in Phoenix.    The focus for the annual Summit, collaboration, was exemplified throughout the event.

Image of Sawmill Fire, April 2017

In an emergency, strong communication is essential to keep people safe and ensure a common operating picture among response agencies.  That’s why the deployment and careful handling of the Mobile Emergency Operations and Communications Center proved critical in battling the Sawmill Fire just south of Tucson.


Just in case. That was the credo of the Tribal Emergency Preparedness Summit, hosted by the Arizona Department of Military and Emergency Affairs (DEMA) and the Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS), May 17, 2017.



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