A Community-Led Disaster, Recovery & Resilience Gathering

May 15, 16 & 17, 2024  |  Sunriver, Oregon

More Coming Soon

Video (of each panel!), stories captured during the event, “maintaining momentum” engagement options and more coming soon – being gathered now so be in touch!

Share Your Story

Thank you for being willing to share your story with us.

Are you feeling overwhelmed?

The reality is that a large part of what brings us to this Summit is the devastation of wildfires. Many of us in attendance have been impacted or traumatized by these disasters – whether as a community resident, first responder, in your work directly with survivors, and in so many other ways. The subject matter may be difficult for anyone, at any time, for any reason.

In acknowledgement of this, we have designed space for anyone that feels the need for support. This space includes:

  • Crisis Resources, including hotline numbers like 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline for anyone experiencing distress to receive support in English or Spanish.
  • A laptop and headset with immersive resources (nature sounds, videos)
  • Volunteers available to go on walks or direct you to a quiet space

 

Please note, this is NOT medical advice and there are NOT trained medical professionals available as part of this event.

IF YOU ARE HAVING AN EMERGENCY, CALL 911.

If you are thinking about harming yourself or attempting suicide, tell someone who can help right away

  • Call 911 for emergency services.
  • Go to the nearest hospital emergency room.
  • Call or text 988 to connect with the 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline . The Lifeline provides 24-hour, confidential support to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. Support is also available via live chat . Para ayuda en español, llame al 988.

Post-Event Resources

  • Attendee Organizations

    Searchable by Focus Area, Priority Populations Served, Geo Area, and more

  • Technical Assistance and Subject Matter Experts

    Matchmaking and Resource Navigation Support to connect with peer experts to help bring curated support to your community or initiative.

  • Community Conversation Starters

    Organized into a single document and by subject, these Conversation Starters (gathered from Hosts, panelists and presenters) will help spark strategic, relationship-building conversations in your community or at your organization. Only have time to talk through one or two? Great - just the act of planning and convening builds a more resilient community. You're already on your way! 

  • Resources

    Live list of hand-picked resoruces recommended by you and your peers. Organized by topic and with other tags. Is updated monthly - includes a form to submit a new resource to be added. Dig in and enjoy!

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