American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA)
The American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA) offers unprecedented assistance to communities recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic. The $350 billion in emergency funding for state, local, tribal, and territorial governments is designed to support the agencies and populations that have been on the front lines of responding to the crisis. CONSTANT offers solutions in key areas to support the immense public health and emergency management needs facing many jurisdictions.
Our solutions include:
- After Action Reports and Needs Assessments: Expertise in analyzing the response, identifying strengths and weaknesses, including gaps in existing resources, and recommending strategies to address deficiencies.
- Outreach and Engagement: Prioritize needs and support effective decision-making at the executive level; develop and implement community outreach campaigns to support COVID-19 messaging efforts and engage stakeholders.
- Planning: Support planning efforts, including developing or updating local hazard mitigation plans, emergency operations plans, and other resiliency efforts.
- Staffing: Demonstrated capability to staff COVID-19 response operations, including rapid staff surge, vetting, and onboarding.
CONSTANT is an award-winning and published disaster and crisis management consulting firm. Pandemic readiness is a core specialty of our firm and has been since our inception 17 years ago. CONSTANT’s background in emergency management and health security readiness enables us to bring direct experience at state and local levels responding to and recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic.
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