About the COAD
Elkhart County COAD Mission & Values
The mission of the Elkhart County COAD is to unify community organizations in disaster mitigation, prevention, preparation, response, and recovery.
Cooperation: We provide a consortium for organizations to work together in times of crisis by sharing programs, policies, information, joint planning and training.
Communication: We publish and disseminate information and resources that share our capabilities, and help to educate our community on disaster relief messages.
Coordination: We commit to working together toward offering effective services to disaster victims. We seek to match services to needs and deliver services in an integrated manner.
Collaboration: We form partnerships to enhance disaster response efforts and mitigation.