Table of Contents

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    • Community Assessment and Preparedness
    • Building Networks, Partnerships, and Local Resources
    • Learning and Planning Tips for Local Congregations
  • Resource Appendix 2

    • Worship Resources
    • Manuals and Books
    • Videos and Movies
    • Other Study Resources 
    • Faith-based Disaster Response Organizations
    • Safety and Health
    • Environmental Issues and Watch Organizations
    • Legal Rights
    • National Grassroots and Science Activist Organizations
    • Governmental Agencies
    • U.S. Environmental Protection Agencies



This publication made possible by National Disaster Ministries, a ministry of the United Church of Christ in partnership with Church World Services.


 A Partnership of






Mr. Zachary Wolgemuth
Executive for UCC Disaster Ministries
United Church of Christ
700 Prospect Ave
Cleveland, Ohio 44115