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Local Emergency Contacts

State of Michigan Contacts

Information can change rapidly in an emergency. Trusted social media outlets can be an important source of real time information. Use the links below to find State of Michigan agencies on your social media networks.

Follow Michigan Prepares on Twitter:
Follow Michigan Prepares on Twitter!

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services:

Like the Department of Community Health on Facebook Follow the Department of Community Health on TwitterWatch the Department of Community Health on YouTube Sign up for updates from the Department of Community Health on GovDelivery

Michigan State Police:

Like the Michigan State Police on Facebook Follow the Michigan State Police on Twitter Watch the Michigan State Police on YouTube

Michigan State Police - Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division:

Sorry, the Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division is not on Facebook Follow the Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division on Twitter Watch the Emergency Management and Homeland Security Division on YouTube

View recent food recalls in Michigan and sign up for alerts to be sent to your email address or mobile phone at the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development's Food Recalls webpage.

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)
 

Ready.gov Logo Ready.gov

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 https://safeandwell.communityos.org.

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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