Make a Plan

Knowing what to do is your best protection and your responsibility:
  • Find out what reoccurring hazards are prone to your local area; consult the Palm Beach County Evacuation Tool for Storm Surge Information
  • Locate Evacuation Shelters near your area
  • Determine where you can get building supplies or groceries during a disaster
  • Make a Family Disaster Plan and practice it with family members
Personalized Information

Build a Kit

You may need to survive on your own after an emergency event has taken place. This means having important supplies in sufficient quantity for each member of your family to last for 3 - 5 days.

Know what to have in place now in case a disaster should ever occur. PDF document (PDF formated documents)

Get Involved

Get involved before a disaster strikes! Volunteer to support disaster efforts in your community. Get trained and volunteer with a Community Emergency Response Team, Medical Reserve Corps unit and/or other Citizen Corps Partner Program or Affiliate organization.
American Red Cross 1250 Northpoint Parkway
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
Phone: 561-833-7711
United Way of Palm Beach County 2600 Quantum Blvd.
Boynton Beach, Fl 33426
Phone: 561-375-6600
Community Emergency Response Team 20 South Military Trail
West Palm Beach, FL 33415
Phone: 561-712-6322
Salvation Army 2100 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd.
West Palm Beach, FL
Phone: 561-686-3530
   



Palm Beach County Medical Reserve Corps 3540 Forest Hill Boulevard, Suite 101
West Palm Beach, FL 33406
Phone: 561-433-3940
Palm Beach County Fire Rescue 14276 Hagan Ranch Road
Delray Beach, FL 33446
Phone: 561-498-3334 ext: 108
Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office 2601 South Military Trail, Suite 29
West Palm Beach, FL 33415
Phone: 561-433-2003

Be Informed

Knowing where to turn to for reliable, up-to-date emergency information is key to making it through a disaster.

Emergency Information Center: (561) 712-6400