Becoming a member allows an organization to experience the many benefits of SWHSP. Although the benefits are large, the dues are minimal.
Individual members are welcome; however, dues are structured to encourage organizational membership. Multiple employees from an organization/agency can become members for a single membership fee.
SWHSP now provides an opportunity to make an even larger impact in building a resilient Southeast Wisconsin region. Read more about the SWHSP Sponsorship Program.
There are two convenient ways to become a member:
- Complete the on-line registration process here. This allows you to complete the membership application and pay on-line.
- Complete the New member application and send it along with a check to the address indicated on the form.
Benefits of being a SWHSP member include:
- Assist in improving the Southeast Wisconsin and surrounding region’s business climate by building safer, more resilient communities.
- Help create robust, all-hazards disaster management capabilities.
- Develop a better understanding of how public and private sectors can partner when preparing for and responding to disasters and crises throughout the Southeast Wisconsin region and the State of Wisconsin.
- Maximize community continuity by addressing critical infrastructure interdependencies and related regional economic security challenges through cross-sector collaboration by businesses and government agencies.
- Upgrade your company’s response capability by coordinating with the public sector to develop your disaster plan and strengthen working relationships with public and private partners.
- Exchange information and best-practice sharing for business and community preparedness, disaster/crisis response and recovery.
- Gain a venue to influence and strengthen the early planning, doctrine, exercise and execution of government response.
- Help identify gaps and overlaps between public and private continuity planning.
- Become part of an effective communication network to ensure coordination throughout the emergency management cycle.
- Participate in public/private exercises.
- Participate in educational opportunities, including local seminars and state-wide forums.