hands using a cell phone, computer keyboard, and household phoneExplore this page for resources that can help you before, during, and after an emergency.

Local Emergency Contacts

  • Dial 911 for emergencies.
  • Dial 211 for free, 24/7 info about critical health and human services available in your community.
  • For a poison emergency call 800-222-1222.

State of Michigan Contacts

Federal Contacts

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Logo Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Emergency Preparedness and Response

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Logo Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Logo


In case you are separated from household members in an emergency, there are services available such as the Red Cross Safe and Well website that allows you list yourself as "safe and well" or search for others who have registered. The site is available at

Mobile Apps

  • MI Prepares Emergency Plan App - Available for iPhone and Android
    The Michigan Prepares Emergency Plan app is a free, easy-to-use tool that can help you and your family create a basic emergency plan in a few quick steps.

Learn how you can help those impacted by disaster: 

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