Handling the response to COVID-19 is a huge challenge. What are the next steps? We'll hear from experts in the field of education, healthcare, mental health, emergency services, non-profits and businesses on how they are meeting challenges every day. We'll tie everything together on October 14 with Lake County's role.
How are our healthcare leaders meeting the challenges of the pandemic? Hear from representatives from Lake County's major hospitals & emergency medical services. A question and answer period will follow the presentations. Session Moderator: Leslie Matthews, Advent Health Waterman.
Mental health is an often overlooked aspect of a crisis. Hear from mental health experts on dealing with the mental stress from factors such as illness, quarantine and job loss. A question and answer period will follow the presentations. Session Moderator: Rick Hankey, Lifestream Behavioral Center
October 7, 2020 - How is the current crisis impacting our local businesses and non-profits? These entities are the backbone of our community. Hear how they are coping with reduced funding and business. A Q & A Session will follow. Session Moderator: Michell Middleton, Chair, Leadership Lake Board of Regents
Lake County has a statutory role in crisis management & emergency response. From activation of the Emergency Ops Center to communication with the public to accessing & deploying resources. Learn the fascinating coordination of this massive effort. Q&A follows. Moderator: Leslie Campione, Chair, Lake County BCC