From hurricanes to winter storms and home fires, the Red Cross can help you prepare for disasters. We have several preparedness classes and resources for you to get prepared. Check them out!
Virtual Emergency Preparedness Programs
The Red Cross Greater New York Region offers a variety of virtual programs to help adults and children better prepare for emergencies.
Children’s Safety and Preparedness Programs
The Red Cross Greater New York Region offers a variety of programs to help children learn the importance of health and safety from an early age.
Community Preparedness Classes
In partnership with New York State, the Red Cross is providing free emergency preparedness training entitled: Prepare, Respond, Recover: What to do When Disaster Strikes.
Take 3 Simple Steps
Greater New York is no stranger to extreme weather. Preparing to weather the next storm is as easy as 1-2-3!
- Get a Kit: Learn the essential supplies to put in your family's survival kit.
- Make a Plan: Plan effectively for you and your family in case of an emergency.
- Be Informed: Understand which disasters are likely to occur in your area and what you must know to stay safe.
Learn About Home Fire Safety
The American Red Cross Home Fire Campaign helps save lives by installing free smoke alarms in homes that don't have them, and by educating people about home fire safety.