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Town Hall Meeting on public safety with Fire and Police

June 8, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Northbrae Church, 971 The Alameda
Berkeley, CA United States

Council person Susan Wengraf: "Every year I hold a forum on fire safety and crime.  This year I will be combining the two, with the first half dedicated to fire danger and fire safety issues, and the second half to crime and public safety matters. The meeting will be co-hosted by Council member Hahn who […]

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BDPNN: What We Do That CERT Doesn’t

June 14, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Berkeley CERT, 997 Cedar Street
Berkeley, California
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How does BDPNN (Berkeley Disaster Preparedness Neighborhood Network) go beyond CERT? BDPNN is a nonprofit organization in Berkeley aimed at supporting overall community preparedness. Together BDPNN and CERT volunteers create a broad network of training and support for disaster preparedness. BDPNN board members Lynn Zummo and Dave Peattie will share the history of BDPNN, its mentorship program, and its expanded outreach to […]

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Berkeley Disaster and Fire Safety Commission monthly meeting

June 28, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Berkeley Fire Department Division of Training, 997 Cedar Street
Berkeley, CA 94710
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Participates in the review of emergency, disaster and mutual aid plans and agreements and makes recommendations to the City Council regarding legislation and regulations needed to implement such plans and agreements.  The Commission is also empowered to register disaster workers.

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BDPNN General Meeting

June 29, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists, 1606 Bonita Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94709 United States
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Topic: Evacuation Routes Speakers: Steven Glasier with Berkeley Pathwanders and Keith May, Assistant Chief for Special Operations/Berkeley Fire Department

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Solano Stroll

September 10, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us at our booth at the Solano Stroll, located on the NE corner of Colusa@Solano!

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Sports Basement Preparedness Presentation

September 16, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sports Basement, 2727 Miliva Street
Berkeley, CA United States
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Berkeley’s Changing Ground: Volcanoes, Landslides, and the Hayward Fault

November 18, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Codornices Park, Berkeley
Free

Berkeley Path Wanderers present Berkeley's Changing Ground: The Hayward Fault, Landslides, and Volcanoes Andrew Alden Start: Codornices Park Playground The steep residential hills of North Berkeley owe their picturesque qualities to three great geological forces: tectonism (earthquake faulting), mass wasting (landslides), and volcanism (lava flows). Andrew, who has a blog that focuses on East Bay geology and is […]

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The Big One was Yesterday—What Do I Do Today?

November 30, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists 1606 Bonita Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94709 United States
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Free

City of Berkeley's OES resident disaster management specialist, Jennifer Lazo,will talk with us about what to do after you've all met at your neighborhood spot, the immediate injuries are attended to, fires are being handled as best as you can. Now what? How do you get through the next days, weeks or even months?

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BDPNN General Assembly | Red Cross Shelters

March 29, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists 1606 Bonita Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94709 United States
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Free

Richard Fateman of the Red Cross will discuss how the Red Cross plans and execute disaster response shelters, and what the specific needs and hurdles are for Berkeley. Come with your questions!

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“Lessons from the Sonoma Fires: What Can Berkeley Learn”

May 31, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists 1606 Bonita Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94709 United States
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As tragic as the Napa/Sonoma/Santa Rosa wildfires were, many areas of the Sonoma Valley were spared due to the low fuel load presence of the vineyards, and they provide extremely valuable lessons for us. The communities of the East Bay are the closest urban areas to natural areas with the rating of "highest wildfire risk" […]

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Animal Disaster Preparedness and First Aid

August 30, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists 1606 Bonita Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94709 United States
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Free

Jenny Wenk has been a Registered Veterinary Technician who worked in both private veterinary clinics and with East Bay Humane Society. She is a volunteer for Berkeley Animal Care Services and is the current Chair of the City's Personnel Board. She has 3 totally adorable (most of the time) cats (as she describes them). She […]

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Community-Based Disaster Prep Demo Fair

October 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
San Pablo Park, Berkeley, 2800 Park Street
Berkeley, CA 94702 United States
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A public community-based event to demonstrate that a cohesive and resilient community is the best beginning to prepare for and respond to a disaster. This will be a family-friendly event, with a focus on seniors and people with disabilities. Giveaways! Raffles! Games! Food! Program: A grass-roots effort planned and executed by a coalition of community […]

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Disaster Mental Health

November 29, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists 1606 Bonita Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94709 United States
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One of the most lasting and damaging effects of a disaster is the trauma to one's mental and emotional health, for those experiencing the disaster and to first responders. Post-disaster mental trauma can be substantial; one study estimates the prevalence of PTSD at 30–40% among direct victims, 10–20% among rescue workers, and 5–10% in the […]

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East Bay Community Emergency Prep Fair

October 12, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
James Kenney Community Center, 1720 Eighth Street
Berkeley, United States
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A public community-based event to demonstrate that a cohesive and resilient community is the best beginning to prepare for and respond to a disaster. This will be a family-friendly event, with a focus on seniors and people with disabilities. A grass-roots effort planned and executed by a coalition of community groups and individuals, featuring demonstrations of disaster […]

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Community Planning Meeting for April 17 Emergency Exercise

April 8, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Free

On April 17, BeCERTAINN will host a GMRS repeater radio communications exercise. BDPNN is working to expand the exercise to the entire community to better prepare for and respond to an earthquake scenario, especially within a pandemic context! We will meet as a community to offer suggestions and to hear ideas from the community as […]

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BeCERTAINN Spring 2021 Emergency Radio Exercise

April 17, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free

BeCERTAINN will be running a repeater radio exercise to practice different disaster communication operating procedures. The aim of the exercise is to have participants from the greater Berkeley area simulate the types of operational procedures that may be required after a major earthquake. For the most up-to-date information on this radio exercise, and to register, […]

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6:30 pm

Disaster Preparedness: Back to Basics and Back in Person!

August 31, 2023 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists, 1606 Bonita Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94709 United States
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Free

Click here for a PDF of Bill Springer's  Powerpoint presentation.  Click here for a  PDF of Bill's "Hot Links"! Berkeley Disaster Prep Neighborhood NETWORK  is back at the BFUU Church  (corner of Bonita and Cedar avenues). Reconnect at our first in-person event since the pandemic began! See details and  register on Eventbrite. Bill Springer, Berkeley […]

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portable solar panle, phone charger, compass, all-in-1 radio, N95 mask, kit bag

Disaster Prep Tech

November 30, 2023 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists 1606 Bonita Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94709 United States
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Come join us for a  series of short (10 min.) presentations on various disaster prep tech, such as: Helpful apps to keep on your cellphone to support your emergency notifications, disaster planning, and situational awareness Portable solar power backup All-in-1 radios (with phone chargers, flashlights, etc.) GMRS repeater radios phone chargers Water purification techniques, including LifeStraw […]

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Barbara Morita

Disaster First Aid with Barbara Morita

February 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists 1606 Bonita Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94709 United States
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Critical Life-Saving Measures  with an Earthquake Focus (unedited) VIDEO of Barbara’s presentation now available on Youtube. PDF of Barbara’s handout available here. Barbara calls it “Practical First Aid” and covers these topics in depth: Triage (sorting) victims Control bleeding Shock Simple splinting Moving victims Barbara includes hands-on practice and Q&A. You can check out this […]

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