Official VOAD for Santa Clara County

Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation


COOP for Nonprofits – Training Webinar

The COVID-19 pandemic and wildfires have shown the general public that nonprofits can adeptly continue many of our essential operations and meet community needs despite incredible disruption. Some people may think that nonprofits figured out how to magically respond to emergencies, but the truth is that the strongest nonprofits had well developed emergency and continuity […]

Deaf-Led Disaster Action Webinar

Join us on Friday, September 24 at 1 PM UTC/ 9 AM EDT/ 8 PM ITC/10 PM JST, at our Deaf-Led Disaster Action webinar in collaboration with Gallaudet University! For additional information, please visit Def-Led Disaster Action Webinar

Ham Radio License Class

Ham radio is the ONLY method of communication that has never failed after a disaster.  Every organization should have a few ham radio operators so that you have the ability to report emergencies and coordinate activities when telephone are not working.  It's also beneficial if you have multiple locations in the county.  Local ham radio […]


Disaster Donations Management – Regional Training

Why are in-kind donations called the disaster within the disaster? Join us for this session to learn about and explore the benefits, challenges and opportunities that exist in the world of disaster donations management. This course will provide a basic overview of key principles related to disaster donations management for community based, faith based and […]

CBO and Government Coordination in Times of an Emergency

This FREE interactive workshop is designed for the UASI South Bay Hub (Santa Clara County-specific) and will share best practices in collaboration and coordination before, during, and after a disaster. Using a “whole community” approach, we will examine assumptions and expectations each sector has about the others and how to strengthen working relationships, communication, and […]

Disaster Volunteer Management – Training Webinar

The COVID-19 pandemic and wildfires have illustrated that being connected with a cause and collaborating with others to help our communities meet the needs that arise from disasters and emergencies can be comforting and fulfilling. Join us for this session to explore the challenges, benefits, and opportunities that exist in the world of disaster volunteer […]

Restoring Operations Safely — Nonprofit Disaster Planning TA Open Forum

BRING YOUR QUESTIONS and YOUR AGENCY PLANS to this FREE interactive technical assistance open forum. Learn from your peers who are planning for their own organizations. Seek input from CADRE staff and other nonprofits to enhance your organization's disaster planning and resilience. Sponsored by the Bay Area Training and Exercise Program (BATEP) for the UASI […]

COVID-19 Vaccine Community Stakeholder Working Group Meeting

Special COVID-19 Vaccine Community Stakeholder Working Group meeting Friday, November 5th at 11am. Dr. Marty Fenstersheib will provide updates on the pediatric vaccine that is now available. Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 974 9972 4647 Passcode: 589062 One tap mobile +16699006833,,97499724647#,,,,*589062# US (San Jose) +16692192599,,97499724647#,,,,*589062# US (San Jose) Dial by your location +1 669 […]

We All Have a Role in Emergency Management

This FREE virtual session is designed specifically for the UASI South Bay Hub (Monterey, San Benito and Santa Cruz counties) and will provide information on the various roles in emergency management operations, including what different sectors and levels of the government do during an emergency or disaster.  We will also discuss roles the public and […]