|Category :||Social Services, Special Needs, Volunteer|
|Publish date :||May 12, 2016|
|Address||200 Airport Rd Fort McMurray Alberta Canada|
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|Additional Information||What services are provided by ESS? ESS provides temporary relief to individuals and families so they can begin to plan their next steps after a disaster. Services may include: Food; Clothing; Lodging; First Aid; Emotional Support; Pet Care and; Family Reunification.|
|Contact Name||ESS Coordinator|
|Tag:||emergency, social services|
Emergency Social Services (ESS) are those services required to preserve the well-being of people affected by a disaster.
ESS in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo
The goal of ESS is to help people begin to re-establish themselves as quickly as possible after a disaster. ESS plays an important role in Emergency Management in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo by:
Helping people meet their immediate, basic needs during a disaster;
Reuniting families separated by a disaster and;
Providing people affected by a disaster with accurate and up-to-date information.