Volunteer Academy


April 27-30, 2017

Camp Warren

4225 South Camp Warren Lane

Decatur, IL 62521 

 

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Academy Schedule

Wednesday April 26, 2017

1:00 – 3:00 Midwest Mission Distribution Center Tours Available

2:00 – 5:00 Arrival & Registration

5:00 – 6:00 Dinner

6:30 – 7:30 Greetings and Leadership Introduction

Thursday April 27, 2017

7:15 – 8:15 Breakfast

8:30 – 9:00 Devotions

9:15 – 11:45 Foundations for Disaster Ministry

12:00 – 1:00 Lunch

1:15 – 5:00 Train the Trainer (Part 1)

   Long Term Recovery Development

5:15 – 6:15 Dinner

6:30 – 8:30 UMVIM Coordinators Meeting

Friday April 28, 2017

7:30 – 8:30 Breakfast

8:45 – 9:15 Devotions

9:30 – 11:45 Train the Trainer (Part 2)

     Connecting Neighbors (Part 1)

          Introduction

          Ready Churches

     Disaster Emotional & Spiritual Care Introduction

     ERT 200

          Clean Out

          On Site Management

12:00 – 1:00 Lunch

1:15 – 5:00 Train the Trainer (Part 3)

     Connecting Neighbors (Part 2)

          Ready Congregants

          Ready Response

     Disaster Emotional & Spiritual Care Outreach

     Strategies

     ERT 200

          Site Assessment

          Team Leader

5:30 – 6:30 Dinner

6:30 – 8:30 Conference & District DRC Workshop

Saturday April 29, 2017

7:30 – 8:30 Breakfast

8:45 – 9:15 Devotions

9:30 – 11:45 Train the Trainer (Part 4)

     UMVIM Team Troubleshooting

     Case Management & Construction

12:00 – 1:00 Lunch

1:30 – 4:45 Train the Trainer (Part 5)

    Cultural Considerations

    UMVIM Fundraising

5:00 – 6:00 Dinner

6:30 – 8:00 Evening Worship

Sunday April 30, 2017

7:30 – 8:30 Breakfast

8:45 – 10:15 Experiential Learning Presentation

    Indiana, Ohio, Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota

10:30 – 11:30 Worship & Communion

12:00 – 1:00 Lunch

Need more info?

Contact Jason Frazer, NCJ Disaster Response Liaison

jasonfrazermtv@gmail,com