September 11, 2018

Learn About Flooding and Long-Term Disaster Recovery

In light of the recent flooding across Eastern and Central Pennsylvania, the Resiliency Retreat programming has been modified to reflect more nuts and bolts disaster response material. However, the purpose of the day remains the same, to build resilience and to provide an opportunity for people to enjoy the beauty of Bear Creek Camp. And now, the event is FREE!

When: Saturday, September 29, 2018, 9 – 3 pm

Where: Bear Creek Camp, 3601 Bear Creek Blvd, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702

Who Should Attend?

  • Work team leaders/coordinators from congregations and/or community groups
  • Leaders and volunteers of VOAD organizations
  • Municipal and County Emergency Managers
  • Elected officials
  • Anyone interested in learning more about the process of community long term recovery, especially related to the recent flooding.

Registration is required. Email Julia Menzo at or call 215.430.1299.


Download a flyer: Flooding and Long Term Recovery Training