Emergency managers have authority to direct voluntary organizational assets
The Stafford Act specifically has several sections that reference the roles of voluntary organizations
Voluntary organizations do not provide disaster relief services to:
Voluntary organizations traditionally provide:
Which factor does not impact financial contributions to voluntary organizations?
Donations arrive before a Federal disaster declaration.
What does VOAD mean?
Which of the following services are not provided by the voluntary organizations?
Collaboration in action does not include:
The best time to identify organizations that provide specific services and to build relationships with their key personnel is:
Voluntary organizations end their disaster programs at the same time government disaster assistance concludes.
Other Federal Agencies participate in collaboration.
Services delivered by voluntary organizations have not changed over time.
During non-operational periods, VALS continue to build/maintain relationships and enhance collaboration.
The Private Sector is a partner in collaboration.
Social media plays an important role in the way the emergency management community communicates to the public.
What re the “4 Cs”?
Voluntary organizations operate under the same legal authorities as government agencies.
Funding for voluntary organizations continues to increase regardless of the economy.
What are the benefits of collaboration?
Construction estimating is a program offered by certain voluntary organizations
The National VOAD Emotional and Spiritual Care Committee developed a resource titled:
The Mass Care Strategy was developed by:
The Private Sector convenes all collaboration between the voluntary organizations and emergency managers
Voluntary organizations only respond to federally declared disasters.
Name a strength of voluntary organizations in emergency management
Partners in collaboration include: