The Department of Emergency Management, in collaboration with the District Emergency Organisations and the Barbados Red Cross Society, will be conducting Vulnerability Capacity Assessments (VCA) in the Shermans, St. Lucy, and surrounding areas, during the month of February.
The first of these VCAs will take place tomorrow, Thursday, February 4, while the second will take place the following day, Friday, February 5. These assessments will run between 5:30 and 8:00 p.m. on both days.
On Saturday, February 6, the team will conduct the assessments between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.??Assessments will again be conducted on Friday, February 12, from 5:30 until 8:00 p.m., and again on Saturday, February 13, between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
Persons conducting the surveys will be wearing vests from the Barbados Red Cross Society, and residents are urged to participate in the assessments.??