Upcoming Events and Projects

Upcoming Events

Prepare with Pedro

The preparedness division is partnering with the American Red Cross to teach preparedness to groups of kids who are kindergarten through 2nd grade. The program focuses on how to be prepared and take action for either home fires or a local hazard. 

Come learn with us!


  • Prepare With Pedro Presentation, Belton Library Thursday, February 22, 5 – 6pm
  • Prepare with Pedro Presentation, Harrisonville Library, Monday, March 11, 6 - 7 pm

Current Projects


The objective of the health department's preparedness division is to build capabilities for disasters such as: 

  • Hosting and organizing American Red Cross sheltering classes to train volunteers in operating local shelters.

  • Updating plans and policies.

  • Attending trainings to equip our department with more resources and retain skills of staff.

  • Conducting drills and exercises.