COVID-19 Community Impact Survey

The MA Department of Public Health (MDPH) has recently released the COVID-19 Community Impact Survey (CCIS) located here: www.mass.gov/COVIDsurvey.  MDPH is particularly interested in gathering responses from communities who have been impacted the most, including: people of color, immigrants, individuals who are LGBTQ+, people with disabilities, essential workers, people experiencing housing instability, older adults, and those in […]

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May 2019 Newsletter

Read this month’s newsletter for information on recent trainings and exercises offered by NERAC. Also included in this edition of the NERAC newsletter are updates on Council members, cache site resources, and ongoing projects. Please click this link: May 2019 Newsletter

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NEMLEC STARS Toolkit Conference

On Friday, March 17, at Endicott College, the Northeast Homeland Security Regional Advisory Council (NERAC) and the Northeastern Massachusetts Law Enforcement Council (NEMLEC) sponsored a school safety conference to introduce 225 stakeholders from school districts and public safety agencies throughout Essex and Middlesex Counties to the 2nd Edition of the NEMLEC School Threat Assessment and […]

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NEMLEC STARS Toolkit Rollout

NERAC and NEMLEC are pleased to announce an event on March 17th to introduce the 2nd Edition of the NEMLEC STARS Toolkit!  Please click here to register! Event Overview: The School Threat Assessment and Response System (STARS) Toolkit is a resource designed to assist school districts and their communities with all-hazards crisis planning and preparedness. This event […]

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December 2016 Newsletter

Click here to more about on trainings and exercises offered by NERAC! Also included in this edition of the NERAC newsletter are updates on resources such as CAT Tourniquets, portable radios and ambubuses available to Northeast Region stakeholders, information on NERAC’s FY16 projects, and the latest National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) Bulletin issued by the […]

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July 2016 Newsletter

Click here for information on recent trainings and exercises offered by NERAC on active shooter response, community-level cybersecurity preparedness, social media for disaster response and recovery, and school evacuations!  Also included in this edition of the NERAC newsletter are updates on resources such as fit testing machines, portable surveillance cameras, and ambubuses available to Northeast […]

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NERAC Discipline Spotlight: Public Health

This blog is Part 2 of an 11-part series discussing the NERAC Council’s initiatives over the last 12 years specific to each of the public safety disciplines represented on the Council.  Check back every 2-3 weeks for new posts! The NERAC Council supports public health in the region by making critical sheltering equipment and supplies […]

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NERAC Discipline Spotlight: Public Works

This blog is Part 1 of an 11-part series discussing the NERAC Council’s initiatives over the last 12 years specific to each of the public safety disciplines represented on the Council.  Check back every 2-3 weeks for new posts! The NERAC Council is composed of 15 representatives from the fire service, law enforcement, EMS, emergency […]

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