Weather Alert:

News and Events

News

Line of Duty Death: Preparing the Best for the Worst Training

8:00 am to 4:30 pm

The Western Region Homeland Security Advisory Council (WRHSAC) in partnership with the Western Mass Emergency Medical Services Committee, Inc. (WMEMS) are hosting Line of Duty Death: Preparing the Best for the Worst Training. This training is facilitated by the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation (ICISF) and is part of their Certificate of Specialized Training Program. […]

Debris Management Chainsaw Safety Training Fall 2019

8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Chainsaw operations on a normal day can be dangerous. When trees are bent, snapped, or tangled in piles of debris because of a weather incident, hazards are increased significantly. With the frequency of tornados and hurricanes affecting western Massachusetts in recent years, highway crews and firefighters are being called on more and more to clear […]

Inner Resilience for First Responders: Mindfulness and Well-being for the Front Lines Training

8:30 am to 4:30 pm

The Western Region Homeland Security Advisory Council (WRHSAC) presents Inner Resilience for First Responders: Mindfulness and Wellbeing for the Front Lines Training. First responders are exposed to critical incidents and chronic stressors that contribute to a higher prevalence of negative health outcomes compared to other occupations. Psychological resilience, a learnable process of positive adaptation to […]

Events

WRHSAC Meeting

Monthly meeting of the Western Region Homeland Security Advisory Council WRHSAC Agenda 10-15-19

WRHSAC Training and Exercise Subcommittee Meeting

Monthly meeting of the WRHSAC Training & Exercise Subcommittee T&E Agenda 10-15-19

Western Massachusetts Regional Interoperability Subcommittee Meeting

Monthly meeting of the Western Massachusetts Regional Interoperability Subcommittee WMRIC Agenda 10-15-19