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Preparing for any sort of emergency is a key part of the life of our congregations.

The peculiar geography of Southwest Florida makes preparation for disasters a critical part of the clergy and vestry. Both clergy and the vestry share equally the responsibility for preparing the parish for any sort of disaster.


Diocesan Disaster Preparedness Plan – Review how the Office of the Bishop prepares for and responds to disasters.

Parish Disaster Plan Template – Use this template to create your own preparedness plan.

Last Updated: 9-21-23