Rita Landgraf, Secretary
Jay Lynch, Communications Director
(302) 540-4979, Pager
Date: August 11, 2011
Delaware's Division of Public Health's (DPH) Office of Preparedness announces its upcoming workshop, "Staying Healthy During Disasters: Planning for Communities and Families" held Aug. 16 at the University of Delaware's Paradee Center in Dover from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Medical professionals and representatives of faith and community organizations are encouraged to attend. The workshop is free and all materials will be provided.
The Office of Preparedness has conducted seven workshops since fall 2010 with the participation of 77 members of faith and community organizations. The workshop offers guidance on health considerations during disasters that community leaders can use to directly benefit their members.
To reserve a seat or for additional information, contact Betty Decker at 302-223-1720.
Delaware Health and Social Services is committed to improving the quality of the lives of Delaware's citizens by promoting health and well-being, fostering self-sufficiency, and protecting vulnerable populations.