Reservations for the conference rooms at the conference center in White Plains can be made with Trudy Creary via email at receptionist@nyac.com. Click here for information on how to reserve a room. The available rooms are: Perkins Learning Center (LC): capacity 50; Conference Room 115 (CR115): capacity approx. 20; Conference Room 109 (CR109): capacity approx.  6-8.

To have your event posted to this calendar, please use our "Submit an Event" form. Your submission will be reviewed, and we'll get back to you with questions. Your event will be posted as soon as possible after we approve it. If you have any questions about your submission, please contact Beth Patkus at archives@nyac.com.

April 2018

ERT Training (Shelton: Huntington)

Saturday, April 21, 2018 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Huntington UMC
Registration 8:30 class 9 AM to 4 PM Must be 18 years of age Must submit to a background check Cost - $10 to cover the background check Training valid for 3 years 

ERT Training (Brooklyn: St. Paul's)

Saturday, April 21, 2018 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: St. Paul's UMC
Registration and refreshments 8:30; class 9 AM to 4 PM Must be 18 years of age Must submit to a background check Cost - $10 to cover the background check Training valid for 3 years Please bring a bag lunch. 

ERT Recertification Training (Clinton)

Sunday, April 22, 2018 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Clinton UMC
Trainer: Craig Fitzsimmons  Must be 18 years of age Must submit to a background check Cost - $10 to cover the background check Training valid for 3 years

ERT Recertification Training (Centerport)

Saturday, June 16, 2018 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Location: Centerport UMC
Trainer: Art Mellor Must be 18 years of age Must submit to a background check Cost - $10 to cover the background check Training valid for 3 years

Early Response Team Training (New Milford, CT)

Saturday, August 25, 2018 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: New Milford
While not necessary to serve on a recovery team to Puerto Rico, the ERT class is the basic training required for disaster response deployment. Our next class: ERT Basic (those needing to recert are welcome to attend as well) August 25  9 AM to 4 PM ...

Disaster Emotional and Spiritual Care Training (Centerport)

Saturday, September 22, 2018 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Centerport UMC

ERT Basic & Recertification (LC) - Cancelled

Saturday, October 6, 2018 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: NY Conference Center - Learning Center
Please note that this training has been cancelled.

Mission/Disaster Response Team Leader Training (Episcopal Room)

Saturday, October 13, 2018 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: New York Conference Center (Learning Center)

ERT Basic Training (Greenville: Asbury)

Saturday, October 27, 2018 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Asbury UMC
Instructor: Art Mellor Lunch will be provided by members of the church. Please bring $10 for background check and badging.

ERT Recertification (Hyde Park)

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Location: Hyde Park UMC
Please bring $10 for background check and badging.

North Carolina Early Response Team - Save the Dates

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 to Wednesday, December 5, 2018
If interested, please contact Tom Vencuss (tvencuss@nyac.com) or Terry Temple (TTemple25@Gmail.com). Details to follow shortly.

Early Response Basic Training (Jamaica: First)

Saturday, February 23, 2019 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: First UMC, Jamaica
ERT Basic Training - 2 opportunities: February 23, 9AM - 4PM First UMC, 162-10 Highland Avenue, Jamaica NY 11432 April 6, 9AM - 4PM Tremont UMC, 1951 Washington Avenue, Bronx NY 10457 Lunch & snacks will be provided  On-line registration is ...
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Early Response Basic Training (Bronx: Tremont)

Saturday, April 6, 2019 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Tremont UMC, Bronx NY
ERT Basic Training - 2 opportunities: February 23, 9AM - 4PM First UMC, 162-10 Highland Avenue, Jamaica NY 11432 April 6, 9AM - 4PM Tremont UMC, 1951 Washington Avenue, Bronx NY 10457 Lunch & snacks will be provided  On-line registration is ...
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Church to Church (First Spanish)

Friday, September 13, 2019 to Saturday, September 14, 2019
Location: First Spanish
The NYAC Missions office is piloting a concept called Church to Church, in which volunteers from one local church would assist another church with repairs and other volunteer-friendly needs. This will allow our current ERTs and disaster volunteers ...
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Disaster Response Forum (Bristol: Prospect)

Saturday, September 28, 2019 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Prospect UMC, Bristol, CT
Available training workshops:  Connecting Neighbors (morning) ERT Basic (morning) Tool Use & Safety (morning and afternoon) Disaster Emotional & Spiritual Care (afternoon) Team Leader (afternoon) ERT Basic/Recert (afternoon) NOTES: There is a $10...
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Disaster Response Forum (Kingston: St. James)

Saturday, October 19, 2019 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: St. James UMC, Kingston
Available training workshops:  Connecting Neighbors (morning) ERT Basic (morning) Tool Use & Safety (morning and afternoon) Disaster Emotional & Spiritual Care (afternoon) Team Leader (afternoon) ERT Basic/Recert (afternoon) CPR/AED NOTES: There ...
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Appalachia Service Project Info Gathering (LC)

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Location: NY Conference Center - Learning Center
Please join us for a learning session about Appalachia Service Project (ASP), with Neal Bowes, ASP's Director of Spiritual Programs. ASP now has programs for middle school students and senior adults, as well as older youth.   A light lunch will be ...
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Disaster Response Forum (Baldwin: First)

Saturday, November 2, 2019 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: First UMC, Baldwin, NY
Available training workshops:  Connecting Neighbors (morning) ERT Basic (morning) Tool Use & Safety (morning and afternoon) Disaster Emotional & Spiritual Care (afternoon) Team Leader (afternoon) ERT Basic/Recert (afternoon) NOTES: There is a $10...
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