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June 12 – 16, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Hollywood, FL 33314



The 26th Annual First There First Care Conference Gathering of Eagles, hosted by the Fire Chiefs Association of Broward County and the Broward County Regional EMS Council, is scheduled to occur June 12-16, 2023, at the Hard Rock Casino and Hotel in Hollywood Florida.

We are actively monitoring developments concerning COVID-19, commonly known as the coronavirus, and monitoring updates from health organizations responsible for tracking and responding to the virus, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO).

The FTFC committee wants to assure those planning to attend the conference that their health, safety, and security are our top priority. We remain committed to this goal as we continue to monitor updates.

Admissions Requirements:

All attendees to the 2023 First There, First Care/Gathering of Eagles Conference must acknowledge that they will adhere to all COVID safety precautions and requirements as set forth by the State of Florida, Broward County, and the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. Please be aware that these precautions may be modified as the dates draw closer. First There First Care/Gathering of Eagles personnel will be available on-site to answer any questions or provide additional clarification.

Before Leaving Home:

  • Follow relevant guidance provided by the CDC or your local health authority.
  • Adhere to government-issued travel restrictions and guidance issued by the region you will be traveling to and the region you are traveling from.
  • Evaluate your own health and that of people you are in close contact with; contact the meeting/event organizers if you have concerns.
  • Stay home if you feel sick.

On-site During the Event:


Follow guidance from your local health authority for everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of respiratory viruses, including:

  • Washing hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds or an alcohol-based sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol.
  • Avoid touching eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Covering your nose and mouth when coughing or sneezing. Throw used tissues in the trash.
  • Cleaning and disinfecting frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe.
  • In the event you should feel unwell or are experiencing flu-like symptoms, please notify any conference staff or conference registration desk.