Emergency Response

Upcoming Training

Introduction to Disaster and Refugee Response: Sphere International Standards | by Christian Health Service Corps | This course is based on the internationally-used Sphere Handbook and explores principles and practice of crisis response in life-saving areas of Health Action, Nutrition and Food Security, WASH, and Shelter. Check listing for upcoming dates.

Resources from CCIH member Medical Teams International

Resources to build competence of healthcare providers and first responders to trauma and emergencies. Topics include emergency management, disaster response and recovery, nutrition and food security, and safety and security.

2015 Nepalese Earthquake Information Exchange

Information about the response of CCIH members to the massive April 2015 earthquake in Nepal in order to facilitate partnership building in case of future needs.

Adventist Development and Relief Agency

American Leprosy Missions

Child First Meds responded with medicine

Emmanuel Hospital Association-India sent its Disaster Management Team and vehicles to distribute supplies, provide medical care and assess needs.

Engineering Ministries International mobilized teams of civil engineers to help with water and sanitation, and teams of structural engineers to assess and develop repair details for damaged buildings.

International Aid International Aid prepared disaster relief products and medical equipment for use in Nepal.

Medical Teams International

Salvation Army World Service Office

Samaritan’s Purse Samaritan’s Purse provided post-earthquake trauma and orthopedic related surgical care; and operated several medical camps in outlying rural villages.

United Church of Christ Global Ministries