The resources below are aimed to help BAT Leaders start their BAT and to manage information about their BAT.
Guides and “How To” articles are listed first, with the following items organized in the three categories of Connect, Care and Prepare. Clicking on a link will open it in a new window. For ease of printing, most files are PDF format, unless otherwise noted.
How To Articles for BAT Leaders
Getting Started – If you’re just getting started, start here – this is a quick overview
Start a Block Action Team
Scenarios for Meeting Your Neighbors
Sample Introduction Letter to Neighbors (MS Word so you can customize as needed)
Family Resource and Information Form (automatic download)
Emergency Contact Information template (Excel, automatic download)
Neighborhood Directory Template (Excel, automatic download)
How to set up a Yahoo Group for communicating with your BAT
How to set up a Google Group for communicating with your BAT
BAT Leader Checklist (Excel format so you can track your progress in your BAT)
Preliminary Safety Assessment form (PSA) – PDF file that allows input of street addresses