Category Archives: Emergency Preparedness

Hurricane Season Is Here & We’re Ready

For many, early June marks the precursor to summer, filled with graduations, BBQs, boating and more. And whether you’re gearing up for beach season or celebrating the end of the school year, it’s i… Hurricane Season Is Here & We’re Ready

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Today is National PrepareThon Day – Don’t Wait. Communicate. Hurricane Joaquin!

September is National Preparedness Month Today is National PrepareThon Day! Today is National PrepareAthon! Day and with Hurricane Joaquin headed toward the East Coast, this information and awareness could not be more timely.  Please take a moment to use the links below to … Continue reading

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Allstate Foundation and Points of Light to Hold Disaster Preparedness Event in Babylon on August 22, 2015

The Allstate Foundation and Points of Light to Hold Disaster Preparedness Event Town of Babylon Residents encouraged to create an Emergency Disaster Kit in light of the 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and recent local storms here on Long Island Babylon, … Continue reading

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LIVC through a Human Resources Perspective

  The Long Island Volunteer Center through a Human Resources Perspective Kristin Damato, a recent graduate of SUNY New Paltz, joined the Long Island Volunteer Center team in June as an intern to fulfill a Summer Disaster Practicum course. This course … Continue reading

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Emergency Preparedness Festival being held in Babylon to Prepare Families for Upcoming Hurricane Season

Long Island, NY – May 29, 2015 – More than 2 years after Superstorm Sandy affected Long Island, many are still recovering from the damage and preparing for the possibility of another destructive storm. To mark the beginning of hurricane … Continue reading

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Mayors Day of Recognition For National Service Celebration

In celebration of the Mayors Day of Recognition for National Service on April 7th, an Emergency Preparedness Day was held at the Salvation Army in Freeport. In collaboration with Mayor Robert T. Kennedy, the Freeport Office of Emergency Management, the … Continue reading

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7th Annual Long Island Volunteer Fair to Celebrate National Volunteer Week – Friday, April 17, 2015

7th Annual Long Island Volunteer Fair to celebrate National Volunteer Week Friday, April 17, 2015 from 10 am to 2 pm at Farmingdale State College in Roosevelt Hall features talks on Emergency Preparedness and Stormwater Pollution and offers community service … Continue reading

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