Community Preparedness

Are you Prepared?

September is National Preparedness Month. Go to Ready® Georgia to review and use as you prepare for emergencies and disasters. Listed below are the names and links to the local metro Atlanta emergency management agencies. There you can learn what’s available to you in an emergency and you can sign up for the local emergency alert features on your mobile device.

Metro Atlanta Emergency Management Agencies (EMAs)

Atlanta-Fulton County EMA

Clayton County Fire & Emergency Services

Cobb County EMA

DeKalb County EMA

Gwinnett County Office of EMA

Emergency and Disaster Kit

Another valuable resource is to add to your Emergency and Disaster Kit is the Emergency Financial First Aid Kit (EFFAK). The EFFAK is a simple tool designed to assist you and your family in maintaining financial stability in the event of an emergency. The EFFAK helps you to identify and organize key financial records and provides a quick reference file for your most important financial documents.