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DRA Services

Disaster Resource Alliance wants to help you, your church, and your community be a source of strength and hope when a disaster strikes. With the help of our Alliance partners, our growing list of services includes the following:

Alliance meetings

  • Network with and learn from other churches and emergency management professionals
  • Education on relevant topics
  • Learn about local training/educational opportunities

Safety evaluation of church facilities. This evaluation covers the following

  • Review of emergency evacuation plan
    • Assess emergency lighting, earthquake safety, evacuation routes.
    • Assess staff readiness and training including First Aid and CPR/AED
    • Review medical readiness such as First Aid stations, AEDs
    • Produce a report of findings and suggestions if improvements are warranted
  • Safety evaluation of food services
    • Review kitchen and food preparation operations
    • Conduct basic food prep training (nominal charge for course materials); non-certified

Disaster preparedness seminars

  • Educate your congregation to be personally prepared and equipped to meet ministry goals
  • Engage with your community in a unique way and build your reputation as a place of refuge, comfort, and hope

Provide disaster supplies and materials at a discounted price


  • First Aid
  • CPR/AED (automatic external defibrillator)
  • Wilderness and Remote First Aid
  • Church In-House Emergency Response Team

Radio communications

  • Basic radio how-to
  • Radio programming
  • Training for communication during a disaster
  • Network for emergency services coordination during disaster

Ready to get started? Need something not in this list? Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We would love the opportunity to see if we can help you out!

Some of these services are free, others are fee-based. Fees are often negotiable as our motivation is to educate, equip, and empower (while still covering our operational costs!)