You need to be prepared yourself in order to help others.

Below is a list of resources that may help you, your family, and your community prepare for various disasters and emergencies. Click the links provided and explore each page for more information.

According to the Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH), Massachusetts residents are most likely to feel the impact of these emergencies:

  • Extreme Heat
  • Flooding
  • Hurricane
  • Winter weather
  • Thunderstorm
  • Man-made disaster

Boston Cares 

American Red Cross

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA)

Department of Homeland Security