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PrepTalks: New Perspectives for Emergency Managers

Modernizing Public Warning Messaging

Dr. Dennis Mileti’s PrepTalk presents research on how to design and disseminate alerts and warning information that encourages public action. Full Video.

California Wildfires and Mudslides

Residents in Los Angeles, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and Ventura counties may be eligible to apply for assistance online. More updates.

Youth Preparedness Council

If you’re in 8th to 11th grade and want to make a difference in your community, apply to join our Youth Preparedness Council. Deadline: 3/18/18.

Investing in Mitigation

“Together, we can change the way we prepare for the next disaster, and build a more resilient nation.” Join the conversation by providing feedback on our Draft National Mitigation Investment Strategy.

Hurricane Maria

Puerto Rico: the deadline to apply for assistance has been extended to 3/20/18. U.S. Virgin Islands: the deadline is 1/08/18. Apply online or at a disaster recovery center.

How to Help

To donate cash to Puerto Rico (Español), if you would like to donate goods, or join the FEMA mission.