Faith-Based Organization Resources

This page includes a guide for developing emergency operations plans for faith-based organizations.

Guide for Developing High-Quality Emergency Operations Plans for Houses of Worship (FEMA)   The guide covers a wide array of topics. Among them are the principles of emergency operations planning, a discussion of the development process, implementation, continually refining a house of worship's emergency operations plan with community partners, a discussion of the form and function of a house of worship emergency operations plan. It also takes a look at emergency planning for active shooter situations.