Information Officer and JIC Management Resources

Organizing the Joint Information Center:

Establish your presence with Unified Command:

  • Request to Use Social Media Memo:  A memo asking Unified Command for pre-approval to use approved documentation (ICS forms 201, 209, 232, and press releases) for information distributed via social media and website.

Web and Social Media Communication:

Press Release Templates:

Messaging Examples:

Press Conference Preparation:

Other Helpful Tools:

  • 213 General Message (pre-filled): This is a pre-filled 213 General Message guidance for responders on the use of personal social media accounts. Use this after the policy has been approved by Unified Command.