Disaster Response Plan and Handbooks

The Great Plains Conference has adopted a Disaster Response Plan for responding to disasters within the bounds of the Great Plains. Click to view the plan.

Because of the size of the geography of the Great Plains Conference, the geography will be split into regions. Click to view the regional map.

The Great Plains Disaster Response Committee recommends local churches develop plans for disaster response. Download a sample Local Church Disaster Response Plan.

Disaster Response Handbooks are available for district superintendentschurch pastors and local churches, as well as for district disaster response leaders and regional disaster response leaders.

If you would like more information, or if your congregation is interested in disaster response training opportunities, contact the Rev. Hollie Tapley, disaster response coordinator, at 785-272-9111 or htapley@greatplainsumc.org. You can also explore our Disaster Response Toolbox.