American Red Cross disaster preparedness trainings shared with millions are available virtually or in person! Presentations are being offered by the Red Cross Connecticut-Rhode Island Region’s Preparedness Volunteers at no charge. Simply fill out the registration form to request a presentation!
Prepare with Pedro is a 30- to 45-minute preparedness education program for grades K-2 that teaches students how to "be prepared" and "take action".
The virtual Pillowcase Project is a free interactive preparedness program designed for children in grades 3 through 5. The program aims to increase awareness and understanding of natural hazards, teach safety and emotional coping skills, as well as the importance of personal preparedness.
Prepare with Pedro Presentation Request Form
Pillowcase Project Presentation Request Form
Be Red Cross Ready is a preparedness education curriculum for adults designed to help people understand, prepare for, and respond appropriately to disasters. The curriculum has the option to mix and match emergency preparedness modules on relevant local hazards for your community.
Ready Rating is a free, web-based membership program designed to help businesses and organizations become better prepared for emergencies by assessing current readiness levels and providing customized recommendations. For more information, register for an informational presentation.
Hands-Only CPR is a free, easy to learn 30-minute presentation designed to teach individuals of all ages how to deliver lifesaving CPR care without rescue breaths. Completing a Hands-Only CPR course does not result in CPR certification.
To register for full CPR classes, please visit www.redcross.org/take-a-class.
Hands-Only CPR Request Form
Do you need free smoke alarms or would you like information on how to make your home safer from fires? Please follow this link to make an appointment for an in-home visit: