Family Assistance Center Planning

Regional Family Assistance Center Planning

The Fairfield Health Department, CT Region 1 ESF-8, and the CT Region 1 Regional Emergency Planning Team have taken an active role in regional planning for Family Assistance Centers, which could be activated in response to a major incident resulting in mass casualties or fatalities.  The regional plan was first developed and approved by the Regional Emergency Planning Team in 2016 and was last revised in 2017.

Resources for Emergency Planners

The following resources were developed for the region, and are made available for other emergency planners to adapt for their jurisdictions.

Planning Resources

Training Seminar & Demonstration Exercise Resources

Informational Materials for Family Members

The following materials have been made available from our response partners.