Get Involved

Opportunities to Volunteer:

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)

Get trained on basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search and rescue, team organization, and disaster medical operations.


American Red Cross

Volunteer to give assistance to disaster victims by providing care and comfort to those in need.​


Cuyahoga County Medical Reserve Corps (CCMRC)

Volunteer to support the local public health departments in their emergency preparedness initiatives.


National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disasters (NVOAD)

During a disaster, find out the best way to make a donation and volunteer to respond.



Volunteer and receive training to support disaster and preparedness efforts in your community.


FEMA’s Emergency Management Institute

Take a free online independent study course and gain more knowledge to help your community become more prepared.


You Are the Help Until Help Arrives

Trainings designed by FEMA that can be taken online or in-person, with simple steps how to save a life before a professional arrives.


Educators & Organizations

Teach preparedness curriculum in your school. Download everything you need for grades K-12 through our Ready Kids program.