United Way of Central Ohio

Continuity of Operations Plan Resources

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UWCO COOP Partners

State and Local Disaster Preparedness and Response Organizations

  1. ODPS Ohio Emergency Management Agency Operations Division: http://ema.ohio.gov/OperationsMainPage.aspx
  2. Franklin County Emergency Management and Homeland Security: http://www.franklincountyohio.gov/emahs
  3. City of Columbus Public Health, Emergency Preparedness: http://publichealth.columbus.gov/emergency-preparedness.aspx
  4. The Ohio State University’s Administration & Planning, Emergency Management: http://ap.osu.edu/emergency
  5. American Red Cross of Greater Columbus: http://columbus.redcross.org
  6. 2-1-1 Ohio: http://www.211ohio.net/collab.htm

Resources and Information on COOP and Other Disaster Preparedness Initiatives

  1. Citizen Corps COOP information: http://www.ready.gov/planning
  2. Nonprofit Risk Management Center: http://www.nonprofitrisk.org/library/articles/crisis11132002.shtml
  3. Trust for America’s Health: http://healthyamericans.org
  4. Center for Disease Control and Prevention: http://emergency.cdc.gov/planning
  5. Focus St. Louis: http://www.focus-stl.org/ProgramsInitiatives/InfluencingPolicy/SustainableInfrastructure/RegionalDisasterPreparedness.aspx
  6. National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD): http://www.nvoad.org/

Other United Way’s Disaster Preparedness Initiatives

  1. United Way of Florida’s Disaster Response Page: http://uwof.org/disaster-resources/
  2. United Way for Greater New Orleans Area: http://www.unitedwaynola.org/safetynet