Emergency Preparedness and Response
In light of recent disasters and acts of violence, APAP’s field partners provide an array of services to help you prepare and respond to emergencies.
ArtsReady makes available informational resources and an online business continuity, readiness and sustainability planning tool. The Performing Arts Readiness Project offer webinars, grant opportunities, guidance on recovery assistance, and regular updates. Both aim to help you keep your arts organization and events safe and open-for-business.
Disaster Preparedness: General Resources
Disaster Relief: General Resources
Disaster Relief: Hurricane Harvey, Irma and Maria
The horrific acts of violence that have taken place in Las Vegas, Manchester, and Paris remind us that cultural events can be targets. Our field partner ArtsReady recommends the following resources to assist in your preparation for and response to acts of violence.
From the U.S. Department of Homeland Security:
From the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
- Video: Surviving an Active Shooter (WARNING HIGHLY GRAPHIC) portraying a number of different types of active shooter scenarios and how to protect yourself and those around you.
From the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI):