Free Event May 21: Citizens Preparedness Academy

In Other, by , on May 16th, 2022

Border Community SERVICE of Niagara University announces a free community event, “Citizens Preparedness Academy.”

The mission of Border Community SERVICE (Special Emergency Response Volunteer Initiative for Community Empowerment) of Niagara University is to provide emergency preparedness training to citizens and to encourage their participation in opportunities that enhance regional emergency readiness. On Saturday, May 21, 2022, from 9:00am – 3:00pm, BCS is hosting its inaugural “Citizens Preparedness Academy”. 

Trained professionals will be teaching the skills and tools necessary to keep our residents safe and to support our community during a disaster or emergency situation. Basic life-saving skills, cyber security, economic fraud and scams, Stop the Bleed Training, safety and prevention demonstrations, and creating a neighborhood emergency plan are just some of the topics that will be covered in this one-day academy. 

Lunch will be provided for all attendees.  Seating is limited, register early by contacting Sandra Lahrache at: or calling (716) 286-8010