Disaster Preparedness/Response

Manasota Adventist Community Services (MACS) is part of the National Adventist Community Services Disaster Response (ACS DR) network.  ACS DR is the official disaster response agency for the Seventh-day Adventist Church in the United States and Bermuda.  For more information on ACS DR, click here.

MACS works with both the Florida Conference of Seventh-day Adventists and Southeastern Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.  

MACS also is active with both Manatee and Sarasota County COADs (Community Organizations Active in Disaster).

MACS offers the following services within Manatee and Sarasota Counties.
  • Disaster Preparedness Awareness & Training
  • Disaster Response Training in Donations Management
  • Collection Center and Emergency Distribution Center Management for local events
  • Assist the Seventh-day Adventist Church and State of Florida in warehouse management for large-scale events
To register for an upcoming training session, please click here.
Frequently Asked Questions about our Disaster Response Trainings - click here.