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  • Re: Volunteers Learn to Help People with Disabilities During Disaster Response

    Nearly 50 people gathered for the “Best Practices for Assisting People With Disabilities During Disaster” Workshop hosted by Pomperaug Health District Medical Reserve Corps Unit, June 3, at the Woodbury Community Senior Center.
    Attendees, representing Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT) and MRC units from Southbury, Woodbury, Oxford, New Milford, and as far away as East Hartford and Rocky Hill, were treated to dinner and a highly interactive session conducted by a team of professional facilitators from the Capitol Region Emergency Planning Committee.

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