• Office of Emergency Management
    1500 Marilla St.,
    L2AN
    Dallas, Texas 75201
    Phone: (214) 670-4275
    Fax: (214) 670-4677

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    ​Disaster Resilient Citizen Program

    The Disaster Resilient Citizens program engages citizens, families, and neighborhood leaders in discussion and activities on what it means to be prepared for emergencies. This interactive program introduces participant to the basics of preparedness through being informed of local hazards, making a plan, and building a kit.  These steps make resilience faster and easier. 


    The program has three Modules:


     

    MODULE ONE: Online Education


     

    ​This module consists of educational videos: Know Your Hazards, Make a Plan, Build a Kit


     

    Know Your Hazards

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    MODULE TWO: Community Resilience


     

    ​​​This module is a 90-minute, discussion-based training for groups. This module teaches the basic elements of preparedness with activities and facilitated discussion. 


     

    ​To request a community resilience training presentation, fill our Presentation Request form​​. 


     

    Participants of this module receive a basic emergency kit for completing the training.


    MODULE THREE: Get Involved!


     

    ​This module presents links and contact for further volunteer and training opportunities​. We encourage you to become a Champion of Resilience in your community.


     

    We can work with you on developing Neighborhood Disaster Kits.