Strategic Plan

A strategic plan outlines the agency's priorities.

2022-2026 Strategic Plan

Strategic Plan

Ready New York

Ready New York guides offer tips and information in up to 13 languages to help New Yorkers prepare for all types of emergencies.
Visit the Ready New York page to access guides and other preparedness materials

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Community Emergency Response Team Postcard

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program offers a 10-week training program for NYC residents interested in community preparedness and emergency response.
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NYC CERT Postcard

Community Emergency Planning in NYC: A Toolkit for NYC Community and Faith-based Networks

Learn about how New York City plans for hazards and how your community can create its own emergency plan.
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Community Planning Toolkit

Annual Symposium

Every year, NYC Emergency Management's Community Preparedness team brings together service providers, consumers, advocates, and community stakeholders to its symposium to address planning for people that require a higher level of support during emergencies, including those with disabilities, access, and functional needs.
Access the most recent event materials

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Building Partnerships. Enhancing Resiliency.

This brochure outlines programs that assist the private sector.
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Building partnerships

Partners in Preparedness Brochure

Partners in Preparedness supports organizations in preparing their employees, services, and facilities for emergencies.
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Partners in Preparedness Brochure

Emergency Communication Board

To help people communicate during an emergency, this communication board uses pictures to help people describe their situation.
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Emergency Communication Board

NYC Hazard Mitigation Plan

This plan outlines goals, objectives, and specific actions New York City can take to reduce risks.
Learn more about hazard mitigation

Hazard Mitigation Plan

NYC Risk Landscape

Based on the Hazard Mitigation Plan, this publication focuses on a targeted group of hazards that pose a risk to New York City and includes information on how the City approaches risk management.
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NYC Risk Landscape