Safety for your congregants and your facility is of the utmost importance in this day and age. It is our goal to ensure you have the authoritative and expert information to get the proper security solutions your ministry needs.
Here are a few helpful links for you and your team to access all in one place.
Government Resources for Faith-Based Organizations
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s DHS Center was established to facilitate partnerships with faith-based and community-centered organizations. The DHS Center serves as a resource to help faith-based organizations prepare for disasters and develop programs that benefit their local communities.
Cyber Security for Houses of Worship
The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency is a federal program that focuses on helping faith-based institutions develop a cyber security action plan.
Cyber Security Self-Assessment Tool
In this digital age, churches are strongly recommended to consider developing a cyber security plan. CISA provides a security assessment tool.
Active Threat Response Training Courses
The Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training Center is an organization that offers emergency training courses to anyone who may benefit. Churches might wish to consider hosting an ALERRT course with their own staff, as a safety precaution.