Important Links

Local Resources

City of Cleveland
Office of Homeland Security
205 West St. Clair Avenue, 5th Floor
Cleveland, Ohio 44113
(216) 664-7171
EmergencyPreparedness@City.Cleveland.OH.US
American Red Cross
Greater Cleveland Chapter

747 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44115-2596
(216) 431-3010
http://www.redcross-cleveland.org/

Cuyahoga County Resources

Cuyahoga County Emergency Management
1276 West 3rd Street, Suite 325
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 443-3155
http://ja.cuyahogacounty.us/en-US/em.aspx
Cuyahoga County Citizen Corps
http://ja.cuyahogacounty.us/en-US/management.aspx

State Of Ohio Resources

Ohio Emergency Management Agency
2855 West Dublin Granville Road
Columbus, OH 43235-2206
(614) 889-7150
Ohio Emergency
Management Agency

Ohio
Homeland Security

Ohio
Homeland Security’s Office of Domestic Preparedness

Ohio Community Service Council / Ohio Citizen Corps
51 North High Street / Suite 800
Columbus, Ohio 43215
(614) 728-2916
http://serveohio.org/

Volunteer Information Liability Link (Information on volunteer
opportunities and programs are provided along with an online
registration form.
http://www.serveohio.org/LiabilityProtection.aspx
Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
http://www.epa.state.oh.us/

Federal Resources

Get Involved in Preparing your Community. Citizen Corps, Homeland
Security’s grassroots effort, localizes preparedness messages and
provides opportunities for citizens to get emergency response
training; participate in community exercises; and volunteer to support
local first responders. To learn more and to get involved, contact
your nearest Citizen Corps. Council by visiting
www.citizencorps.gov

This site provides information of interest to all CERT members
including interactive training sessions, slide presentations and
videos.
http://training.fema.gov/emiweb/CERT
Planning for homeland security begins at home. Learn what you can do
to be more prepared for acts of terrorism.
http://fema.gov
Federal Emergency Management Agency
http://www.fema.gov/emergency/nims/
Ready Campaign
U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Washington, DC 20528
http://www.ready.gov
Department of Homeland Security
http://www.dhs.gov/index.shtm
FEMA Emergency Management Institute Online Classes
http://www.training.fema.gov/
Center For Disease Control
http://www.bt.cdc.gov/
National Weather Service
http://www.nws.noaa.gov/
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
http://www.epa.gov/
National Safety Council
http://www.nsc.org/

Training

FEMA Emergency Management Institute Online Classes
http://www.training.fema.gov/

For Kids

FEMA for Kids
ready.gov/kids
FEMA For Kids: Pets and Disasters
http://www.fema.gov/kids/pets.htm
Sparky The Fire Dog
http://sparky.org/
U.S. Fire Administration For Kids
http://www.usfa.dhs.gov/kids/flash.shtm

Health & Welfare

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
http://www.epa.gov/

Special Populations

American Red Cross – Prepare For Seniors
http://www.redcrosstbc.org/pdf/DisasterPreparednessSeniors.pdf
American Red Cross – Prepare for People with Disabilities
http://alaska.redcross.org/media/disability.pdf
Ready America: People with Disabilities and Special Needs
http://www.ready.gov/america/getakit/disabled.html
VNA Ready Seniors
http://www.vnareadyseniors.org/

Weather

National Weather Service
http://www.nws.noaa.gov/

VOADs
(National Voluntary Organizations Active In Disaster)

American Red Cross
http://www.redcross.org/
Salvation Army
http://www.salvationarmyusa.org/usn/www_usn_2.nsf
Medical Reserve Corps
http://www.medicalreservecorps.gov/HomePage
United Way
http://www.unitedway.org/

Pets

American Society For The Prevention Of Cruelty To Animals
http://www.aspca.org/
FEMA Pet Owner Disaster Planning
http://www.fema.gov/plan/prepare/animals.shtm
Humane Society of the United States: Disaster Preparedness

http://www.humanesociety.org/news/news/2011/03/disaster_planning_2011.html