Citizen Corps Council (CCC)

Citizen Corps Council (CCC)

  • Educate the public on safety, help citizens take an active role in protecting themselves from harm, and teach citizens what to do in the event of a crisis.
  • Spearhead efforts to offer citizens new and existing volunteer opportunities, educational information, and training courses to address crime, terrorism, and natural disaster risks.
  • Promote all Citizen Corps programs and activities across the community.
  • Capture innovative practices and report accomplishments that can be replicated in other communities nationwide.
  • Survey the community to assess increased awareness and Citizen Corps participation.
Here's a list of the Fruit Heights City Citizens Corps Council.

Emergency Preparedness Handbook

Being prepared for a disaster and an emergency should be everyone’s concern. The Fruit Heights Citizen Corps Council (CCC) has spent several hours compiling useful information to help assist residents become better prepared for an emergency. The result of their efforts and concerns for their neighbors can be found in the Family Preparedness Handbook

When a disaster occurs, it has a cascading effect because of its impact on the infrastructure: transportation, utilities, communications systems, fuel supplies, and water supplies – the services and delivery systems on which we depend. When one of these important elements in our support system breaks down, it has a domino effect, causing other elements to falter. When multiple elements break down, the effect can be crippling which likely leads to an emergency.