Emergency Preparedness Information

Local County Resources

American Red Cross - The American Red Cross has a wealth of information about preventing, preparing for, and responding to emergencies. Information includes:

California Emergency Management Agency (Cal EMA)

Centers for Disease Control (CDC) - The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is recognized as the lead federal agency for protecting the health and safety of people - at home and abroad. The site has information on biological agents, health advisories, etc.  

CDC Public Response Hotlines: 
English:1-888-246-2675, Spanish 1-888-246-2857, TTY 1-866-874-2646

Federal Emergency Management Agency - The Federal Emergency Management Agency is tasked with responding to, planning for, recovering from and mitigating against disasters. Espanol

U.S. Department of Health and Human Resources- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Resources has information on various health related issues including biological, chemical and radiological weapons.

United States Department of Homeland Security- The Department of Homeland Security has a mission: to secure the nation from the many threats we face.