When a disaster strikes, you need information fast.
FEMA has a free email subscription service that delivers news updates and disaster-related information directly to your computer or wireless device, such as:
When a major disaster is declared
Where local recovery centers are located
What kind of financial aid is available
How to obtain disaster-related assistance
What to do after a disaster has passed
To sign up simply click on the following link: https://service.govdelivery.com/service/subscribe.html?code=USDHSFEMA_153. No personal information is required. Just enter an e-mail address and your zip code and state to receive news that affects you in your area. It's that easy.
This news story and other Community Preparedness news, including Citizen Corps Bulletins, can be found on our website at http://www.citizencorps.gov/.
The National Office of Citizen Corps
FEMA Community Preparedness Division