The American Red Cross New Jersey Region offers a variety of virtual programs to help adults and children be better prepared for emergencies.
Learn to be “Red Cross Ready” in our new online format from the comfort of your own home!
Our free preparedness education sessions are designed to help you understand, prepare for and respond appropriately to disasters big and small.
Be Red Cross Ready for ages 14-99
Prepárate con la Cruz Roja para edades de 14 a 99
Prepare With Pedro for grades K-2
All you need is a laptop or smart phone to access the online classroom and to set aside some time on your calendar. Read below to find the class that's right for you!
Be Red Cross Ready
Trained Red Cross subject matter experts present basic preparedness information including how to make or build a preparedness kit, make an emergency plan with your family and learn what to do before, during and after disasters of all kinds, including the COVID-19 pandemic.
Prepárate con la Cruz Roja
Edades de 14+
Expertos capacitados en el tema de la Cruz Roja presentan información básica de preparación en español, incluyendo cómo crear o preparar un kit de preparación, cómo elaborar un plan de emergencia con su familia y recomendaciones de qué hacer antes, durante y después de los desastres de todo tipo, incluyendo la pandemia COVID-19.
Prepare with Pedro
Prepare with Pedro is a 30-minute preparedness education program for grades K-2 that teaches students how to BE PREPARED and TAKE ACTION for either home fires or a local hazard while reading a story featuring a penguin named Pedro. Students learn a coping skill and receive a storybook to share what they have learned at home. Perfect for schools and after-school programs.