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
https://www.ready.gov/citizen-corps

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